melanthera The photographer's identification Tradescantia occidentalis var. Tradescantia occidentalis. Tradescantia occidentalis, the prairie spiderwort[2] or western spiderwort, is a plant in the dayflower family, Commelinaceae. melanthera MacRoberts: prairie spiderwort: TROCO: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Tradescantia occidentalis in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. A "wort" was a general term for any type of plant used for medicinal purposes. Missouri Botanical Garden. Attracts Bees, Butterflies, and resists Rabbits. typica E.S. Scientific Name: Tradescantia occidentalis Also Known As: Western Spiderwort Grown as: Perennial Maturity (Blooms): June-July Light: Full Sun, Part Shade Water: Low Soil Moisture: Dry, sandy or fine soils. Accessed: 08-Apr-12. Notes on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page Tradescantia L. is one of 41 genera in the Commelinaceae R. Br. The photographer's identification Tradescantia occidentalis has not been reviewed. Usage Requirements. At one time, traditional healers would use this plant as a remedy for spider bites; they believed that the plant's slight resemblance to a cowering spider would make it effective for this purpose. Tradescantia ohiensis is a clump-forming herbaceous perennial which grows up to 3' tall with dark bluish-green, arching, grass-like leaves up to 1.5' long and 1.75" wide which are folded lengthwise forming a channel or groove. Accessed: 2019 October 31. Image 1205018 is of prairie spiderwort (Tradescantia occidentalis ) flower(s). Time Generated: 08/23/2020 01:15 PM CDT melanthera MacRoberts – prairie spiderwort The photographer's identification Tradescantia occidentalis has not been reviewed. melanthera. USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Media in category "Tradescantia occidentalis" The following 16 files are in this category, out of 16 total. Tradescantia L. – spiderwort Species: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth – prairie spiderwort Variety: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Usage Requirements. typica Data Source. occidentalis (prairie spiderwort) from the USDA PLANTS database ©G.A. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Tradescantia occidentalis (Prairie Spiderwort) An eye-catching addition to the landscape, Tradescantia occidentalis (Prairie Spiderwort) is a vigorous, clump-forming herbaceous perennial with long, arching, narrow leaves, up to 6 in. Anderson & Woodson Classification Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report. scopulorum (Rose) E.S. Data Source and References for Tradescantia occidentalis (prairie spiderwort) from the USDA PLANTS database Symbol Key - TROCM. Tradescantia occidentalis — ou Tradescantie de l Ouest est une fleur de la famille des Commelinaceae et du genre Tradescantia. melanthera, Tradescantia occidentalis var. scopulorum Tradescantia occidentalis , the prairie spiderwort [2] or western spiderwort , is a plant in the dayflower family, Commelinaceae . [6] Thus the plant can be used as a bioassay for radiation. : Yes. Gatunkiem typowym jest Tradescantia virginiana L. Naukowa nazwa rodzajowa upamiętnia Johna Tradescanta starszego (ok. 1570–1638), … scopulorum, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Cooperative Extension, which staffs local offices in all 100 counties and with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. Prairie Spiderwort is a perennial which is native to the central U.S. From early to midsummer, the foliage is topped by small clusters of three-petaled, blue-violet flowers, up to 2 in. All pictures are contributed by our community. Tradescantia / ˌ t r æ d ɪ ˈ s k æ n t i ə / is a genus of 75 species of herbaceous perennial wildflowers in the family Commelinaceae, native to the New World from southern Canada to northern Argentina, including the West Indies.Members of the genus are known by the common names spiderwort or Indian paint. Smyth Prairie Spiderwort USDA TROCO: Acoma Food, Unspecified Tender shoots eaten without preparation. Provided by USDA NRCS East Texas PMC (ETPMC). Usage Requirements. Maiz-Tome, L. 2016. 0 Tradescantia occidentalis - Samoëns (1).JPG 3,760 × 2,456; 4.52 MB Clarence A. Rechenthin. It tends to die back by mid-summer as the heat intensifies. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britt.) Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010) Reference for: Tradescantia occidentalis occidentalis — ID 84869 Symbol Key TROCO Common Name prairie spiderwort Family Commelinaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, AZ, CO, IA, KS, LA, MN, MT, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OK, SD, TX, UT …   USDA Plant Characteristics, Tradescantia occidentalis var. melanthera. Like in a few other species of Tradescantia, the cells of the stamen hairs of Western spiderwort are normally colored blue, but when exposed neutron radiation or other forms of ionizing radiation, the cells mutate and change color to pink. Sommaire 1… …   Wikipédia en Français, Tradescantia occidentalis — Tradescantia occidentalis …   Wikipédia en Français, Tradescantia occidentalis var. Anderson & Woodson — Symbol TROCS Common Name prairie spiderwort Botanical Family Commelinaceae …   Scientific plant list, Tradescantia occidentalis var. Trzykrotka, tradeskancja (Tradescantia L.) – rodzaj roślin z klasy jednoliściennych, z rodziny komelinowatych (Commelinaceae), pochodzących z Ameryki.Należy do niego ok. 70 gatunków występujących od południowej Kanady do północnej Argentyny. Tradescantia occidentalis. The blue flowers occur in clusters at the tops of the stems, and they will close in the afternoon in sunny weather. It is common and widespread across the western Great Plains of the United States, as well as in Arizona, New Mexico, southern Utah, and Sonora, but is listed as a threatened species in Canada.[3][4][5]. scopulorum (Rose) E.S. melanthera MacRoberts, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Interpretation  Tradescantia occidentalis. Documentation State Type; 1935. Published on the internet. melanthera — ID 84868 Symbol Key TROCM Common Name prairie spiderwort Family Commelinaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, LA, OK, TX Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics, Tradescantia occidentalis var. USDA Plant Characteristics. La plante est présente à l état naturel en Amérique du Nord. The common name also comes from the plant stems' unusual secretion of mucus, which has a spiderweb-like stickiness. long (15 cm). close-up of flowers occidentalis, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. occidentalis - prairie spiderwort TROCO. Click here to review or comment on the identification. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth – prairie spiderwort Subordinate Taxa The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Tradescantia occidentalis . scopulorum — ID 84871 Symbol Key TROCS Common Name prairie spiderwort Family Commelinaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CO, NM, UT Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. occidentalis: prairie spiderwort (1) TROCT: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth: prairie spiderwort (10) TROCM: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Anderson & Woodson – prairie spiderwort USDA Plant Characteristics. occidentalis — Symbol TROCO Common Name prairie spiderwort Botanical Family Commelinaceae …   Scientific plant list, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth — Symbol TROC Common Name prairie spiderwort Botanical Family Commelinaceae …   Scientific plant list, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Anderson & Woodson : TROCS occidentalis has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification. Click here to review or comment on the identification. It is found in drier plains, prairies and savannas. Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010) Reference for: Tradescantia occidentalis var. Cooper. United States, TX, Gonzales. Anderson & Woodson. It is common and widespread across the western Great Plains of the United States , as well as in Arizona , New Mexico , southern Utah , and Sonora , but is listed as a threatened species in Canada . Tradescantia virginiana NC State University and N.C. A&T State University work in tandem, along with federal, state and local governments, to form a strategic partnership called N.C. Clusters of blue (less frequently rose), three-petaled flowers (0.75-1.5" diameter) bloom from late May into early July. Interpretation  Tradescantia occidentalis var. View picture of Tradescantia Species, Prairie Spiderwort, Western Spiderwort (Tradescantia occidentalis) at Dave's Garden. Last revised by: USDA NRCS National Plant Data Team: Curated and maintained by: USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center Data Documentation. ID - 84868. Positive: On Jun 17, 2013, scotjute from Moody, TX wrote: The plant grows here in moister areas. USDA Plant Characteristics. Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010) Reference for: Tradescantia occidentalis var. melanthera MacRoberts — Symbol TROCM Common Name prairie spiderwort Botanical Family Commelinaceae …   Scientific plant list, Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. typica E.S. Tradescantia occidentalis var. Data Source and References for Tradescantia occidentalis var. An eye-catching addition to the landscape, Tradescantia occidentalis (Prairie Spiderwort) is a vigorous, clump-forming herbaceous perennial with long, arching, narrow leaves, up to 6 in. Contributions from the Arnold Arboretum of … long (15 cm). Castetter, Edward F., 1935, Ethnobiological Studies in the American Southwest I. Uncultivated Native Plants Used as Sources of Food, University of New Mexico Bulletin 4(1):1-44, page 53 Tradescantia occidentalis var. across (5 cm), adorned with showy yellow stamens. Provided by USDA NRCS East Texas PMC (ETPMC). occidentalis, Tradescantia occidentalis var. Beneficial Insects? Tradescantia occidentalis var. It is by Dave Powell at USDA Forest Service (retired). ID - 84867. Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth prairie spiderwort. Tradescantia L. – spiderwort Species: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth – prairie spiderwort Variety: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britton) Smyth var. Au Canada, la fleur apparaît sur une liste d espèces menacées[1]. Tradescantia occidentalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T64325500A67731117. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T64325500A67731117.en, http://oldredlist.iucnredlist.org/details/full/64325500/0, World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tradescantia_occidentalis&oldid=964136135, Taxonbars with automatically added basionyms, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 23 June 2020, at 19:55. scopulorum. Interpretation  scopulorum (Rose) E.S. ID 84869 Symbol Key TROCO Common Name prairie spiderwort Family Commelinaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, AZ, CO, IA, KS, LA, MN, MT, ND, NE, NJ, NM, NY, OK, SD, TX, UT All 100 counties and with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians it in the Plants Classification.! Commelinaceae et du genre Tradescantia blue flowers occur in clusters at the tops of the,! 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