quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Tradescantia spathacea
  • Common Names: Sitara’s Gold

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold: A Golden Symphony of Foliage

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, a botanical masterpiece, unfolds a tapestry of brilliance in every leaf. This cultivar of the Inch Plant mesmerizes with its vibrant, variegated foliage, painted in hues of green, pink, and gold. The golden stripes, akin to gilded brushstrokes, impart an opulent touch to this houseplant. Known for its resilience, Sitara’s Gold thrives indoors, thriving in moderate light conditions. With a cascading growth habit, it adds a touch of regality to hanging baskets or as ground cover. Elevating spaces with its luminous charm, this Tradescantia variety is a beacon of botanical splendor.

Complete Care Guide for Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, also known as Variegated Moses-in-the-Cradle, is a striking plant prized for its vibrant golden and green foliage. With proper care, this plant can thrive indoors, bringing a touch of tropical beauty to your living space. Here’s a comprehensive care guide to help you keep your Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold healthy and flourishing.

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Place the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold in bright, indirect light to maintain its vibrant leaf colors. It can tolerate some direct sunlight but may scorch in intense, prolonged sunlight.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Protect the plant from drafts and avoid exposure to temperatures below 50°F (10°C).

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold benefits from moderate to high humidity. Regular misting or placing a humidifier nearby can create a more favorable environment.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry. Adjust the watering frequency based on the season and environmental conditions.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold in a well-draining potting mix. A mix designed for tropical plants or houseplants is suitable.

Container:

  • Containers with Drainage: Use containers with drainage holes to prevent waterlogging. Repot if the plant outgrows its current container.

Fertilizing:

  • Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).

Pruning:

  • Encourage Bushiness: Pinch back the tips regularly to encourage a bushier growth habit. Trim leggy stems to maintain a compact and full appearance.

Propagation:

  • Easy Propagation: Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold is easily propagated from stem cuttings. Place cuttings in soil or water until roots develop.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Tradescantia species can be mildly toxic if ingested. Keep the plant out of reach of pets and children.

Pest Management:

  • Regular Inspection: Inspect the plant regularly for pests such as spider mites, aphids, or mealybugs. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap.

By following these care instructions, you’ll create an optimal environment for your Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, ensuring it remains a stunning and resilient addition to your indoor garden.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Tradescantia spathacea
  • Common Names: Sitara’s Gold

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold: A Golden Symphony of Foliage

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, a botanical masterpiece, unfolds a tapestry of brilliance in every leaf. This cultivar of the Inch Plant mesmerizes with its vibrant, variegated foliage, painted in hues of green, pink, and gold. The golden stripes, akin to gilded brushstrokes, impart an opulent touch to this houseplant. Known for its resilience, Sitara’s Gold thrives indoors, thriving in moderate light conditions. With a cascading growth habit, it adds a touch of regality to hanging baskets or as ground cover. Elevating spaces with its luminous charm, this Tradescantia variety is a beacon of botanical splendor.

Complete Care Guide for Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold

Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, also known as Variegated Moses-in-the-Cradle, is a striking plant prized for its vibrant golden and green foliage. With proper care, this plant can thrive indoors, bringing a touch of tropical beauty to your living space. Here’s a comprehensive care guide to help you keep your Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold healthy and flourishing.

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Place the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold in bright, indirect light to maintain its vibrant leaf colors. It can tolerate some direct sunlight but may scorch in intense, prolonged sunlight.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Protect the plant from drafts and avoid exposure to temperatures below 50°F (10°C).

Humidity:

  • Moderate to High Humidity: Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold benefits from moderate to high humidity. Regular misting or placing a humidifier nearby can create a more favorable environment.

Watering:

  • Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry. Adjust the watering frequency based on the season and environmental conditions.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold in a well-draining potting mix. A mix designed for tropical plants or houseplants is suitable.

Container:

  • Containers with Drainage: Use containers with drainage holes to prevent waterlogging. Repot if the plant outgrows its current container.

Fertilizing:

  • Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed the Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).

Pruning:

  • Encourage Bushiness: Pinch back the tips regularly to encourage a bushier growth habit. Trim leggy stems to maintain a compact and full appearance.

Propagation:

  • Easy Propagation: Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold is easily propagated from stem cuttings. Place cuttings in soil or water until roots develop.

Caution:

  • Toxicity: Tradescantia species can be mildly toxic if ingested. Keep the plant out of reach of pets and children.

Pest Management:

  • Regular Inspection: Inspect the plant regularly for pests such as spider mites, aphids, or mealybugs. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap.

By following these care instructions, you’ll create an optimal environment for your Tradescantia Sitara’s Gold, ensuring it remains a stunning and resilient addition to your indoor garden.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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