Small-Leaf Spiderwort (Tradescantia fluminensis)


Tradescantia Fluminensis, or more commonly know as Small-Leaf Spiderwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Tradescantia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Tradescantia Fluminensis or Small-Leaf Spiderwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Louisiana.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Tradescantia
  • Family: Commelinaceae
  • Order: Commelinales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: FLEPPC
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC FAC+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(FAC+) 0(FAC*)

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