‘Silver Plus’


Correct nameTradescantia zebrina ‘Violet Hill’.
Name statusEstablished synonym, another published name for the cultivar Tradescantia zebrina ‘Violet Hill’.

First listed online with a photo by Glasshouse Works (2017). Established in hardcopy by Hatch (2022). It was established with the misspelling ‘Silvery Plus’, but this is corrected based on earlier uses online.

The earlier and more widely-used name ‘Violet Hill’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


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. (2017). Zebrina pendula Silver Plus. Internet Archive link.

Hatch, L. (2022). Commelinaceae: A Guide to Modern and Historic Cultivars.