‘Iris Prichard’


Full nameTradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Iris Prichard’.
Name statusAccepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.

Established with a description by Foerster (1934, p. 13).

The name is sometimes misspelled ‘Iris Pritchard’ (Blooming Advantage, 2020).
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 many nurseries.


Described by Foerster (1934, p. 13).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
FlowersPorcelain white-blue.


Blooming Advantage. (2020). Tradescantia x andersoniana ‘Iris Pritchard’. Internet Archive link.

Foerster, K. (1934). Neue Blumen – Neue Gärten [New flowers – new gardens]. Internet Archive. Internet Archive link.