‘Gold Wing’


Correct nameTradescantia fluminensis ‘Aurea’.
Name statusEstablished synonym, another published name for the cultivar Tradescantia fluminensis ‘Aurea’.

Mentioned but not accepted by Cistus (2014, p. 149). It was then validly established by Hatch (2022).

The earlier and more widely-used name ‘Aurea’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


Cistus Nursery. (2014). Spring 2014 Mail Order Catalog. 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.

Hatch, L. (2022). Commelinaceae: A Guide to Modern and Historic Cultivars.