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Ohio Spiderwort Seeds

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Tradescantia ohioensis is one of the native "Spiderworts" that are perfect for wild gardens. Rose to purple blooms. Perennial

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Common Name Ohio Spiderwort
Botanical Name Tradescantia ohiensis
Plant Type/Life Cycle Perennial
Light Requirements Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Purple
Estimated Mature Height 24-36 inches tall
Bloom Time Early summer
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Pound 128,000
Seeds Per Packet 75
Soil Moisture Average, Moist/Wet, Well Draining
Amount of Rain N/A
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Acidic Soil, Moist/Wet Soil
Native To North America
Native To Eastern and Central North America.
Native N/A
Ideal Growing Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific NorthWest
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Is It Storable? Yes- You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Ships to Canada Yes
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Description
The Spiderworts ("wort" means simply stem, leaf or plant) are named for their discoverer, John Tradescant, an early English plant explorer. This one is native from Canada to Florida, and west to Illinois. The unusual ("spider-like) flowers have three petals each, and the whole plant has a rather tropical appearance, with blooms that range from pinkish to deep purple. They tolerate shade and enjoy lots of moisture.
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