Alternate Name: Bluejacket
Family: (Commelinaceae) Spiderwort
Habitat: Moist prairies, thickets
Height: 2-3 ft.
Bloom Period: February - June
Description: Perennial. Spiderwort flowers vary from shades of pink and purple to blue. The flowers are very showy but only last for a morning. They disappear during midday heat. Plants grow in full sun and partial shade.
Propagation Tips: Plants reseed on their own and spread easily. Clumps may be divided.