Moses-in-the-Cradle Tradescantia spathacea
This herb is native to Mexico and belongs to the Commelinaceae family. It has fleshy rhizomes and has rosettes of waxy lance-shaped leaves. The leaves are dark to metallic green above, with glossy purple underneath. They will reach up to 30cm long and 7.5cm wide. They are very attractive foliage plants that will reach 30cm tall.