Correct nameTradescantia pallida ‘Purpurea’.
Name statusEstablished synonym, another published name for the cultivar Tradescantia pallida ‘Purpurea’.

Established with a description by R. Vincent, Jr. & Sons (1931, p. 24).

Based on the description, it is assumed to refer to the same plant as Tradescantia pallida ‘Purpurea’. The later but more widely-used name ‘Purpurea’ is now accepted for this cultivar.

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R. Vincent, Jr. & Sons Co. (1931). Descriptive Catalogue. Internet Archive link.