Hairy Houseplants for Halloween
I got this houseplant at a supermarket, but it didn’t have a name on it. It has furry leaves which are soft, the soil gets dry every 4 days or so, and it’s growing really quickly! I would really appreciate help identifying it, and also advise on how to care for it. Thanks very much!
It looks like a Trandescantia silla montana; other names for the plant are White Velvet, White Gossamer, Hairy Wandering Jew. Tradescantia sillamontana is almost as easy to grow as other members of the Tradescantia family like the Wandering Jew. Here are some care tips: