- Common name(s): Moses-in-the-Cradle, Boat Lily
- Synonyme(s): Rhoeo discolor
- Family: Commelinaceae
- Origin: Mexico to Guatemala
- More infos: Tradescantia spathacea can be grown on sunny to light shaded places in a regular potting mix. Allow the soil to moderately dry between the waterings. Temperature minimum is 12 °C.