‘Tricolor Dwarf’


Correct nameTradescantia spathacea ‘Sitara’.
Name statusNot established, an invalid unpublished name used for the cultivar Tradescantia spathacea ‘Sitara’.

Posted online with a photo by Gardener Direct (2020). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is not established (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).

The most widely-used name ‘Sitara’ 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.

Gardener Direct. (2020). Tricolor Dwarf Oyster Plant. Internet Archive link.