Full nameTradescantia zanonia ‘Scream’.
Name statusAccepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.

Listed online with a description and photo by Glasshouse Works (2022). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
OriginsSelected by Frieling at Glasshouse Works (2022).
ClassificationThe species Tradescantia zanonia is sometimes labelled with its botanical synonym Campelia zanonia.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityOnly known from Glasshouse Works (2022).


Described by Glasshouse Works (2022).

SpeciesTradescantia zanonia.
Growth habitUpright bamboo-like stalks with whorled leaves.
FoliageLeaves are glossy green, highlighted with narrow mint streaks.
ComparisonsMore tolerant of shade and cold than Tradescantia zanonia ‘Mexican Flag’.


Brickell, C. D., Alexander, C., Cubey, J. J., David, J. C., Hoffman, M. H. A., Leslie, A. C., Malécot, V., Jin, X. (2016). International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants. PDF link.

Glasshouse Works. (2022). Campelia zanonia Scream. Internet Archive link.