‘Tricolor Pink Lilac’


Full nameTradescantia (Continental Group) ‘Tricolor Pink Lilac’.
Name statusNot established, an invalid unpublished name for an undescribed cultivar.

Listed online with photos by oxalistriangularis (2021). No description has been found, so the name is not established (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
ClassificationOften labelled as Tradescantia albiflora, which is now considered a botanical synonym for Tradescantia fluminensis (POWO, 2022). It does not fully match that species, but appears to be an unknown hybrid from the subgenus Austrotradescantia. Like other variegated Austrotradescantia cultivars, it is now placed in the Continental Group.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityAvailable from a small number of collectors and specialists.


Never described.

Cultivar groupTradescantia Continental Group.


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.

oxalistriangularis. (2021). Rare Tradescantia albiflora tricolor pink lilac, one cutting. Ebay. Archive Today link.

POWO. (2022). Tradescantia albiflora. Plants of the World Online. Link.