Purple Heart (Wandering Jew)


Purple Heart, Wandering Jew, Purple Queen, Lady in the Bark (Bark meaning boat), 
Setcreasea pallida (set-KRESS-ee-ah PA-li-da)

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Perennial for sun to part shade          Height 12”-18” Spread 24”     Spacing 12”-18”

 

HABIT:             White, pink, or light purple flower in spring and summer. An excellent plant for dependably returning perennial color.

 

CULTURE:        Easy to grow in well-drained soil.

 

USES:               Pots, hanging baskets, colorful ground cover, effective annual color. Looks great when used with pink verbena.

 

PROBLEMS:     Few if any.

 

NOTES:             Very dependable source of summer color.

 

 

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