Correct nameTradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Alba Major’.
Name statusEstablished synonym, another published name for the cultivar Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Alba Major’.

Established with a description by James Backhouse & Son (1889, p. 38).

Based on the description, it is assumed to refer to the same plant as Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Alba Major’. ‘Alba Major’ is the more widely-used name and so is now accepted.

Not to be confused with:


James Backhouse & Son. (1889). Alpine Plants, Hardy Perennials, and Florists’ Flowers. RHS Lindley Library.