4.7 out of 5 (55 experiences)
Also known as
Tradescantia albiflora 'Nanouk'
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She’s a strong, confident but low maintenance plant that will thrive with bright direct or indirect sunlight – the brighter the light, the more vivid her coloring will be! She will need pretty frequ…
This is definitely one of my favorite plants in my collection! The color is an eye-catcher, and this plant is so easy to propagate! I currently have four cuttings that all have great root systems! It…
It is a beautiful plant but either mine came sick or I just can’t get a read on how to take care of mine properly because mine has been on a pretty downward trajectory the entire time. Browning cons…
They’re thicker, sturdier and less viney than their cousins, the Wandering Jew. The pink, purple and green striped coloring is a treat to the eyes. I bought this as a new plant. I’m praying for the b…
Wanted to keep this little guy alive so bad. Unfortunately I think I added too much soil. Apparently these guys do not like soil touching their leaves at all. It died within three weeks after repotti…
Bought this for $3 at Kroger. It looked overwatered and was dying but I gave it new soil and it's thrived both indoor and outdoor. So beautiful and I've recently propagated it very easily in soil
Pretty asf plant, the pink and magenta leaves are gorgeous. Definitely under water, and give it plenty of light. These guys get LEGGY if not given enough light.
Will definitely do better in full sun or it will get leggy. Super easy to propagate, just throw the stems in water and make sure the node is covered.
I rescued this plant from near death due to shipping during hot summer weather. It’s now abundant and one of the happiest plants in my collection.
accidentally over watered this one and gave it root rot. luckily managed to propagate the affected stems and got this lovely full plant back!
How to care for Tradescantia Nanouk
Tradescantia Nanouk may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Tradescantia Nanouk in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Tradescantia Nanouk after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.