|Full name||Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘James Stratton’.|
|Name status||Accepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.|
Established with a description by Gardenside Nurseries, Inc (1939, p. 8).
The name has been misspelled as ‘James Shatton’ (Buckley, 1977, as cited n 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||Probably lost, it was last documented by Buckley (1977, as cited in Hatch, 2021).|
Described by Caroll Gardens (1940, p. 29).
|Cultivar group||Tradescantia Andersoniana Group.|
|Flowers||Large, deep mauve and slightly shaded with rose.|
Gardenside Nurseries, Inc. (1939). Gardenside Gossip. Internet Archive link.
Caroll Gardens. (1940). [Catalogue]. Internet Archive link.
Hatch, L. C. (2021). Hatch’s Perennials 2021-2022 Edition: Taccarum to Typha.