It is thought that this plant is closely related to the Small-leaf spiderwort
The flower of the Tradescantia SP
is smaller and it is considered that it is crossbred.
The flower has white hairs at the base of the filament. This hair has the structure that
the cells come into a line, and the overlapping of the cell walls is observed in a stripe pattern.
Incidentally, Spiderwort is often used for the observation of the protoplasmic streaming of a cell.
| Classification || Commelinaceae Tradescantia |
| Scientific name || Tradescantia sp.|
| Japanese name || --- |
| English name || --- |
| Native locality || --- |
Ecological description || Perennial|
| RDB || --- |
| Planting place || Central Palm Greenhouse |