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Purple Queen.

Description:

Its beautiful combination of purple and yellow looks all the more beautiful in the oozing frost on a lovely winter morning. It, indeed, is a purple queen with a humble yellow crown. :)

1 Species ID Suggestions

Susi T-B
Susi T-B 10 years ago
Tradescantia pallida


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6 Comments

ArushiMisra
ArushiMisra 10 years ago

Lueba- I guess you're right about this plant. It does spreads like mad. Sadly, there aren't any dogs anymore in my house with me, so, no fear of any allergies. Thanks for the advice. Didn't know about the allergy stuff, will keep that in mind.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 10 years ago

This plant spreads like mad and will take over if not kept in check. Also, dogs get allergies - skin disorders from Tradescantia.

ArushiMisra
ArushiMisra 10 years ago

/Susi- rightly said...
Sachin- yea.. the colors are really nice.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 10 years ago

Nice colors

ArushiMisra
ArushiMisra 10 years ago

Wow.. that's cool to know. This plant indeed is very easy to maintain and grow... :) and its awesome beautiful purple color intrigues me all the more Apple. :) I'm from India, and it treats me the same way- flowers all summer lng, and u see one or 2 in the winters too! :D

Apple
Apple 10 years ago

I love this plant. I actually grow it in the United States as a house plant. Beautiful and so easy to take care of...flowers all summer long for me here in the Great Lakes region.

ArushiMisra
Spotted by
ArushiMisra

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Spotted on Dec 23, 2011
Submitted on Dec 23, 2011

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