Spiderwort Sweet Kate (Tradescantia)



 We start shipping our summer flowering bulbs in Spring. We start shipping by the end of March.

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Tradescantia Sweet Kate is a captivating perennial, its brilliant gold foliage gleaming prominently. Paired with vibrant violet-blue blossoms, each adorned with striking sulphur-yellow stamens, it creates a visual spectacle that's hard to miss. While each flower only lasts a day, the plant produces numerous buds, extending the bloom time for up to eight weeks. 'Sweet Kate' is incredibly versatile, adding beauty to rock gardens, and enhancing water features like streams or ponds. Its foliage and flowers are eye-catching accents that elevate your landscape.

Learn how to grow bare root perennials

  • Height: 20 - 30 cm
  • Prefers Full Sun / Partial Shade
  • Blooming Time: Early Summer to Early Autumn
  • Dispatch in spring and supplied as bare roots
          • Planting information

            - Dig a hole to the required depth. You can find this required depth for each type of bulb, tuber or root in the growing guides.

            - Depth is measurement of space between the soil line and top of bulb or bare root.

            - Set the bulbs or bare root in place, pointed side or sprout side upward.

            - Cover the bulbs by replacing the soil and water thoroughly.

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            Shipping schedule

            We start shipping our spring planted flower bulbs in Spring. We start shipping by the end of March.

            Bulbs that are planted in spring and have a tendency to bloom in summer are called spring bulbs. Not to be confused with bulbs that are planted in autumn and bloom in spring.


            For over 4 generations, DutchGrown™ has built its reputation by offering the best Autumn-planted flowers bulbs available anywhere. We take pride in our exceptionally high level of quality control customer service, and our commitment to client satisfaction continues long after the bulbs leave our premises. When you order from DutchGrown™, we 100% guarantee that you will receive the hardiest flower bulbs available, packed with care and ready to thrive in your garden. Read more.

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