Calflora
Taxon  Report   10713    
Tradescantia ohiensis  Raf.
Bluejacket
Tradescantia ohiensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Tradescantia ohiensis
© 1998 Nick Kurzenko
Tradescantia ohiensis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Tradescantia ohiensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: COMMELINACEAE  
Genus: Tradescantia
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tradescantia canaliculata
PLANTS: Tradescantia foliosa
PLANTS: Tradescantia incarnata
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More information about  Tradescantia ohiensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (TROH)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).