|Full name||Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Major’.|
|Name status||Accepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.|
Established with a description by William Prince & Son (1839, p. 80).
Also known as:
Not to be confused with:
|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 from cultivation, it was last documented by Warren’s Garden & Nurseries (1845, p. 34).|
Described by William Prince & Son (1839, p. 80).
|Cultivar group||Tradescantia Andersoniana Group.|
|Flowers||Large and blue.|
William Prince & Son. (1839). Annual Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees and Plants, Cultivated at the Linnaean Botanic Garden and Nurseries. Internet Archive link.
Warren’s Garden & Nurseries. (1845). Annual Descriptive Catalogue of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, Grape Vines, Shrubs and Herbaceous Plants, Roses… Dahlias, Green-house Plants, &c. &c. Internet Archive link.