Red Spiderwort - Tradescantia virginiana 'Rubra'
Showy perennial with long narrow green foliage and clusters of triangular red flowers that bloom all summer. The stamens inside the flower petals are yellow for added color. Excellent for moist borders or in Container. Attracts butterflies.
Plant in moist well drained soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Cut back spent flowers to promote new blossoms. Shear back the plant after blooming to tidy up and keep full. Cut back plants in fall.