Northeast Pollinator Plants
Tradescantia ohiensis (Ohio Spiderwort)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Ohio Spiderwort
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies,
Use: Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Moist to Wet
Flower Time: Mid-June to Early September
Flower Color: Light Purple
Height: 2' - 3'
Notes: Tradescantia ohiensis (Ohio Spiderwort) is an excellent multi-stemmed perennial with attractive morning-flowers over a long season. Nice in really any type of garden, but it does have a reputation of spreading, sometimes aggressively.
Native to the New England, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).