‘White Zebra’


Correct nameTradescantia (Continental Group) ‘Albovittata’.
Name statusNot established, a trademarked name for the cultivar Tradescantia ‘Albovittata’.

Listed online with a photo by Rush Creek Growers (2022). No hardcopy publication has been found, and the name is trademarked, so it cannot be established (Brickell et al., 2016, Principle 6, Art. 27.1).

The established and widely-used name ‘Albovittata’ 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.

Rush Creek Growers. (2022). Tradescantia albiflora ‘White Zebra™️’. Internet Archive link.