|Full name||Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Isis’.|
|Name status||Accepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.|
First published with no description by Burncoose & South Down Nurseries (1984, p. 35). The name was established with the first known published description by Burncoose & South Down Nurseries (1992, p. 56).
The name has been misspelled ‘Iris’ (Buckley, 1977, as cited in Hatch, 2021).
|Classification||Like 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.|
|Availability||Mass-produced and available from many nurseries.|
Described by Burncoose & South Down Nurseries (1992, p. 56).
|Cultivar group||Tradescantia Andersoniana Group.|
|Flowers||Deep purplish blue.|
Burncoose & South Down Nurseries. (1992). [Catalogue]. RHS Lindley Library.
Hatch, L. C. (2021). Hatch’s Perennials 2021-2022 Edition: Taccarum to Typha.