Botanical name: Tradescantia Nanouk Common name: Tradescantia Nanouk, Moses-in-the-cradle
Light: Tolerates medium light, happy in sunny spots. This plant dislikes the shade.
Watering: An easy-going plant, water the Tradescantia Nanouk irregularly, only if the top two inches of soil feel dry.
Humidity: Regularly mist their leaves, they will absorb the water and enhance their beautiful green colour. Alternatively, leave the Tradescantia Nanouk in a bathroom or kitchen.
Temperature: 16-25 degrees
Air Purifying: They will help clean the air in your home!
Pet-Friendly?: This plant is toxic if consumed.
Additional Information: While this plant does occasionally flower, the beauty of its leaves outshine the tiny white blooms you might find. The idea behind this plants name (Moses-in-the-cradle) is due to these tiny flowers, which look like they’re being ‘cradled’ in the boat-like leaves.