wanted Tradescantia pallida 'Variegata' (Variegated Purple Heart)

romittaSeptember 20, 2010

Hi,

I'm Italian,

looking for someone who has this Tradescantia purpurea varied.

I would like a cutting of it:

http://www.bustaniplantfarm.com/images/Tradescantia-pallida--Variegata-_004.JPG

I look desperately ... someone help me?

It 'sold in a nursery in Oklahoma, but they are not shipping to Italy.

Here:

http://www.bustaniplantfarm.com/tradescantia-pallida--variegata-.html

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joellenh(6b Jenks)

OMG I actually HAVE THIS!!! I bought a couple of these at the Jenks herb and plant festival this spring. It is beautiful. Please tell me what to do to help. Do I just hack off a peice?

Jo

    Bookmark   October 3, 2010 at 6:57PM
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joellenh(6b Jenks)

Okay this is another time I really wished this forum had an edit feature. I hav two plants that resemble your plant, and somehow I morphed them together in my mind.

I am not sure what #2 is but I don't think it is purple heart, however if you want it, you are welcome to it. It is a gorgeous plant.

Your plant looks like this:

I have two regular purple hearts, and varigated versions of another purple plant (pics follow). I am so sorry I got excited and jumped the gun before I double-checked. I know that when you have your heart set on a plant it is amazing to find it :(.

Jo

    Bookmark   October 3, 2010 at 7:10PM
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romitta

Hi,
I look for Variegated Purple Heart than the photos I posted ... This:

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_pPYCX-TwMrI/SHlZwoOgX6I/AAAAAAAAA9Y/jGGCz_NTZYc/s400/TradesantiaPallidaVariegata708.jpg

Can you help me find it?? Here in Italy it is impossible to find!

    Bookmark   October 7, 2010 at 6:45AM
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jcheckers

Sorry I can't help you with finding it but can help by posting your photo.

Keith

    Bookmark   October 7, 2010 at 11:15AM
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jerusalemcherry(Dunellen, NJ)

Romitta, did you ever get your hands on a Tradescantia pallida 'Variegata' Variegated Purple Heart plant? I'm growing one, I can send you a piece once I get it to grow larger. Let me know if you are still looking, I can send you one.. :)

    Bookmark   September 17, 2014 at 11:57AM
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