Tradescantia Nanouk


Height Medium

Pot Color

This Tradescantia shows off lovely pink-and-green striped leaves with pinkish-purple undersides. With the potential to add a bold splash of color to any plant collection, Nanouk grows and ships fresh from our farm to your home.

  • Easy-growing plant with pink-and-green striped foliage.  
  • Only grows to 1 foot in height, but vines as it matures. 

Care Guide

Light Level: Direct Sunlight

This plant loves direct sunlight. Place it by a window or on a porch that gets direct, natural light for at least a portion of the day.

Water Level: Thirsty

This plant can only go 1-2 weeks without water so check on it weekly and add water every time the top two inches of soil dry out.

Quick Tips

The brighter the light, the more pink you’ll see in its leaves. In less light, the leaves tend to be variegated in cream and soft pink.


Plant Bio

Tradescantia Fluminensis Nanouk

Botanically known as Tradescantia fluminensis ‘Nanouk’, this stunning selection was hybridized in The Netherlands by plant breeders who patented it in 2017 (PP29,711). Its ancestors are native to warm, humid regions of South America. A member of the spiderwort family (Commelinaceae) it is closely related to classic varieties such as inch plant, oyster plant, and purple heart. Nanouk pairs beautifully with its relatives, making it easy to display in your houseplant collection.

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