Spiderwort, Inch plant (Eng.), Wandelende jood (Afr.)
This evergreen perennial species acts as a great ground cover and climbing plant. It has attractive, colourful foliage and produces rosy-purple, 3-petalled flowers. In mild climates its a garden ornamental, cultivated for borders and also used in beds and pots. Also grown as indoors as houseplants, this species requires bright, indirect light and won't cope with freezing temperatures well. Their flowers unfold one at a time to preserve energy, usually in the morning and will generally close with the afternoon sun. They may remain open on cloudy days, this species requires a good amount of light and pruning for the best outcome.