‘Green Ghost’


Correct nameTradescantia zebrina ‘Flame Dance’.
Name statusEstablished synonym, another published name for the cultivar Tradescantia zebrina ‘Flame Dance’.

First listed online with a photo by Hicks-Hamblin (2021), established in hardcopy by Hatch (2022).

The more widely-used name ‘Flame Dance’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


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.

Hicks-Hamblin, K. (2021). 9 of the Most Beautiful Spiderworts to Grow as Houseplants. Gardener’s Path. Internet Archive link.

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