Cyanotis sp.

Category: Shade Perennials
Family: Commelinaceae
Origin: Taiwan
Evergreen: yes
Flower Color: purple
Bloom Time: fall, winter
Height: 3 inches
Width: spreading
Exposure: shade
Irrigation: high
Cold Hardiness: 32 F
Description: This water-loving relative of Tradescantia pallida is perfect for a shaded moist bed where it can go bananas. The attraction is purple foliage and small purple flowers and white hairs on all parts.