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Tradescantia Oyster

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    Regular price $15
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pot: Without pot

free potting

free potting

14-day returns

14-day returns

care advices

care advice

A popular and compact house plant with long green glossy leaves and a pop of purple on the underside. The Tradescantia Oyster can be a solid color, or variagated, and makes for a truly beautiful plant! It has the added bonus of being a quick growing plant that's quite easy to care for.


Grows best in bright indirect light


Drought tolerant - Water when the top 2" feel dry from Spring-Fall


Air Purifying - Absorbs pollutants


Not Pet Friendly - Avoid ingesting


Sits 6-8" tall In a 4" grow pot

Pro Tips

Water thoroughly, then then allow the soil to completely dry out before watering again. A ground cover plant, this house plant can be grown very effectively in a hanging basket.


Native to Central America and found in Guatemala, Mexico and Belize the Tradescantia Oyster is certainly a pearl of a houseplant! Also known as Boat lily, Oyster Plant, Moses-in-the-cradle.

Delivery & Returns

Delivery available in NYC

Free pick-up at the Jungle NYC store

14-day Returns or Exchanges for Jungle Members

Note that every plant is unique. The plant you recieve will be similar but will not exactly match the photo.