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Tradescantia 'Concord Grape'/Spiderwort

Tradescantia 'Concord Grape' / Tradescantia 'Concord Grape'
Will grow in wet to boggy areas
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Will grow in wet to boggy areas

Close view of a flower which is open for only a single day

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Scientific Name: Tradescantia 'Concord Grape'
Common Name: Spiderwort
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
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Comments: Will grow in soils thaat are moist to wet. Deadheading after all flowers in cluster have opened will extend the flowering period several weeks. The iris-like foliage become ratty looking after flowering and may be cut to the ground to encourage more flowering on new growth.