‘Fritz Kummert’


Full nameTradescantia longipes ‘Fritz Kummert’.
Name statusAccepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.

Published online by Sarastro (2014). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art 27.1).
OriginsDocumented by Sarastro (2014). Described as a Sarastro cultivar from 1989 which has since been lost.
ClassificationNo known issues.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityRare or lost from cultivation, it has not been documented since Sarastro (2014).


Described by Sarastro (2014).

SpeciesTradescantia longipes.
Growth habitOnly 5cm high.
FlowersBright red.


Sarastro. (2014). Staudenzüchtungen [Perennial breeds]. Internet Archive link.

Brickell, C. D., Alexander, C., Cubey, J. J., David, J. C., Hoffman, M. H. A., Leslie, A. C., Malécot, V., Jin, X. (2016). International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants. PDF link.