‘In The Navy’


Full nameTradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘In The Navy’.
Name statusAccepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.

Published with no description by Royal Horticultural Society (2001, p. 714). No hardcopy description has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
ClassificationLike other hardy garden hybrids, it is now placed in the Andersoniana Group. These hybrids are sometimes mislabelled as Tradescantia virginiana or the invalid botanical hybrid Tradescantia × andersoniana.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityAvailable from some nurseries in the UK.


Described by Larch Cottage Nurseries (2022).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
Growth habit45cm high.
FlowersSky blue.


Royal Horticultural Society. (2001). RHS Plant Finder 2001.

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.

Larch Cottage Nurseries. (2022). Tradescantia and. ‘In The Navy’. Internet Archive link.