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

Established with a description by Vaughan’s Seed Company (1933, p. 82).
OriginsIntroduced by Vaughan’s Seed Company (1933, p. 82).
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.
AvailabilityMass-produced and available from many nurseries.


Described by Vaughan’s Seed Company (1933, p. 82).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
FlowersLarge and dark blue.


Vaughan’s Gardening Illustrated. (1933). Internet Archive link.