Rhoeo discolor tricolor (tradescantia spathacea) is a perennial evergreen succulent with three-toned leaves of pink, green, and cream shades. The leaves also have pinkish purple undersides. This gorgeous plant is perfect in pots or hanging planters. Rhoeo discolor tricolor is drought-tolerant and very low-maintenance.
Sun Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Shade.
Soil: Porous and well-drained succulent mix
Water: Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch, then let drain completely. Avoid letting water sit for too long in the soil to prevent root rot and fungal diseases.
Fertilizer: Feed with a pH-balanced, general-use fertilizer at the beginning of the growing season (in the spring)
Temperature: Move the plant indoors to protect from frost when the temperature drops below 55 °F
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 °C (20 °F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 °C (25 °F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
USDA Zone 11a: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)
USDA Zone 11b: above 7.2 °C (45 °F)
USDA Zone 12a: above 10 °C (50 °F)
USDA Zone 12b: above 12.8 °C (55 °F)