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

Established with a description by Hawke (2010).
OriginsIntroduced by Intrinsic Perennial Gardens, named for the owner’s sister-in-law (Plant Lust, 2022).
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.
AvailabilityRare or lost from cultivation, it has not been found for sale.


Described by Plant Lust (2022).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
Growth habit45cm high.
FoliageDeep green.


Hawke, R. G. (2010). A Comparative Study of Tradescantia Cultivars. Plant Evaluation Notes, 34. Internet Archive link.

Plant Lust. (2022). Tradescantia ‘Jeannene’. Archive Today link.