Dwarf Variegated Rhoeo Tradescantia spathacea 'Dwarf Variegated' Trees and Shrubs This evergreen tropical plant has rosettes of succulent dark greenish purple leaves, bearing striking pink and white stripes. PicClick Insights - 6 RHOEO DWARF Moses in a Cradle fast hardy groundcover edging plant in 40mm pots PicClick ExclusivePopularity - 6,886 views, 3.6 views per day, 1,937 days on eBay. Plants grow in clusters and from flowers that are in a cupped up structure. Tradescantia spathacea or 'Moses in the Cradle' is a colourful, evergreen clump forming plant featuring two colour foliage - green on top and purple underneath. It is native to Belize, Guatemala, and southern Mexico (Chiapas, Tabasco, and the Yucatán Peninsula) but widely cultivated as an ornamental and naturalized in parts of Florida, Texas, Hawaii, and various oceanic islands. Forming low The folded leaves have a dark purplish Common Name: Oyster Plant, Moses in the cradle, Rhoeo, Boat Lily Light Requirements: Bright, indirect light. Rhoeo Dwarf – Moses in the Cradle $ 15.00 or 4 fortnightly payments of $ 3.75 with More info Rhoeo is a short-stemmed tender foliage plant which makes attractive small, dense, clumping rosettes. Moses-in-the-cradle’s scientific name was originally Rhoeo discolour, then Rhoeo spathacea and it is now Tradescantia spathacea. Maintenance: Plant in … Rhoeo (Moses-in-the-Cradle) Tradescantia Spathacea SKU 448 HURRY! It forms a solid Figure 1. Watering: Water thoroughly once the top inch of soil Rhoeo spathacea Oyster Plant, Moses in the Cradle 1 Edward F. Gilman 2 Introduction Oyster plant is a short-stemmed, tender foliage plant that makes attractive, small, dense, spreading clumps (Fig. SKU: N/A Category: Tradescantia Tags: Boat Lily, Boat Plant, Dwarf Rhoeo, Ladies in a Boat, Men in a Boat, Moses in a Basket, Moses in a Raft, Moses in the Bullrushes, Moses in the Cradle… The Rhoeo Dwarf Moses in the Cradle has stunning deep green pointed foliage with a purple underside. Giving this one the common name (Moses in the cradle). It's a sweet little ornamental plant that has sword-shaped leaves and quirky white flower bracts shaped like a boat (that's where Moses comes in). The tricolored white, pink and green foliage of the Rhoeo 'Tricolor' (Tradescantia spathacea, or sometimes sold as Rhoeo spathacea) also known as Moses-in-the-Cradle, Moses-in … Another plant is Rhoeo discolour but it's also known as Rhoeo spathacea, Tradescantia spathacea or commonly as Moses in the cradle. Tradescantia spathacea dwarf (rhoeo; moses in the cradle) is great for bedding, rockeries, containers, borders, tubs, mass and scattered plantings, this plant will … It comes … The 15cm to 20cm long, sword-shaped leaves are green above and purplish below. You will receive one established and healthy Rhoeo spathacea Dwarf, commonly called Purple Oyster Plant, in a 4” nursery pot with soil. Common Name: Moses in the Cradle Botanical Name: Rhoeo Dwarf Plant size: Approx 10-12cm Pot size: 75mm pot. Rhoeo Discolor-Moses in the Cradle This plant has some really beautiful colourings. Will tolerate lower light but foliage coloration will be less vibrant. your own Pins on Pinterest Rhoeo dwarf – Moses in the Cradle (Rhoeo spathacea nana) Rhoeo Discolor – Moses-In-The-Cradle Rhoeo discolor is commonly known as Moses-in-the-cradle and Three-man-in-a-boat, which is belongs from Commelinaceae family. Max growth: Approx high and 30cm wide. As a houseplant, it's loved for its no-fuss nature. She has several sections that have huge leaves and then some that are Jul 8, 2018 - Rhoeo spathacea or ' Moses in a Cradle' and Rhoeo discolor compacta. Oyster plant, also sometimes called Moses-in-the-cradle, is an exceptionally easy-to-grow plant that's popular indoors and out. 17 sold, 8 It forms a solid groundcover of upright purple and green leaves. The Tricolor Moses in the Cradle or Oyster Plant is a durable clump forming evergreen with colorful pink, green, and cream variegated wide strap-like foliage that radiates from a low central stem. When watering allow the soil to almost go fully dry between thorough watering. Best placed in a half to full sun in the morning then shaded afternoons. Aug 30, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Barry D. Discover (and save!) Moses in the Cradle plants (Tradescantia spathacea) have many alternative names such as Moses-in-a-Boat, Boat Lily, Cradle Lily, Moses-in-the-Bullrushes, and Oyster plant. Moses-in-the-cradle’s scientific name is named after John Tradescant senior and junior who were plant importers and collectors in the 16th and 17th centuries. Rhoeo Dwarf "Moses in the Cradle" is also known as Tradescantia spathacea Dwarf Moses in the Cradle is a Rhoeo, but a dwarf form of this all-time favourite. White flowers are The name “Moses in the Cradle” comes from the fact that it’s beautiful white flowers grow out of the inside of the pouch like leaves and it looks like a cradle. Tradescantia spathacea, the boatlily or Moses-in-the-cradle, is a herb in the Commelinaceae family first described in 1788. Green forms also do good in partial shade. Also known as Moses-in-the-cradle or boat lily, Rhoeo spathacea Dwarf is a great plant for In this video, I grew Boat Lily / Rhoeo Dwarf or also known as Moses in the Cradle plant in a glass of water. Scientific Name Tradescantia spathacea Sw. Common Names Moses-in-the-cradle, Christ in the Cradle, Moses-in-a-basket, Oyster Plant, Boat Lily Synonyms Ephemerum bicolor, Ephemerum discolor, Rhoeo discolor Rhoeo discolor Rhoeo discolor or Moses-in-the-cradle is clump-forming perennial with rosettes of semi-erect, linear-lance-shaped, fleshy, hairless leaves, 20-35cm long, dark green above and deep purple beneath. Plant Group Commelinaceae Size (Can grow to) Small 10-30cm * All Rhoeo are poisonous to humans and animals if consumed * May 21, 2017 - Rhoeo spathacea 'Tricolor' is a bromeliad looking plant in the Commelinaceae (wondering Jew) family. 1). Submit your order online & your local store will be in touch with a quote. Rhoeo / Moses In The Cradle We now support online ordering. Grows very well in the hot dry Pilbara. #plantwishlist Click here now to find out more and visit Biemond Nurseries. Click for details. A quote Pulbara Western Australia: Grows very well in the morning then afternoons. 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