Garden from the comfort of your home!

Shopping cart

Your cart is currently empty

Product image slideshow Items

  • Strobilanthes dyerianus 'Persian Shield' 4 Inch
  • Strobilanthes dyerianus 'Persian Shield' 4 Inch

Strobilanthes dyerianus 'Persian Shield' 4 Inch

$12.99
Excl. tax

Dramatic lance-shaped purple and metallic green leaves seem iridescent in dappled sunlight or shade, adding color and texture to the garden.

The rating of this product is 0 out of 5

(0)
In stock (1)

Available in store

Close

So many shade-loving plants are all about the foliage, and Persian Shield is no exception. Distinctive, purple and metallic green leaves can grow on branches up to three feet tall and two feet wide, but pinching the tips will create a denser, more compact specimen. Too much sun may bleach out the colors, so morning sun/afternoon shade or all-day dappled sun is optimal. Combine this gorgeous dark-leafed beauty with lighter, brighter foliage plants (hostas, ferns, or Japanese Forest Grass) or summer-blooming annuals such as begonias, impatiens, or torenia, in container planters or along borders for stunning contrasts in color and texture.  

Common Name Persian Shield
Mature Size 1-1/2 to 3 feet tall, 1-1/2 to 2 feet wide
Growth Rate Moderate
Cold Hardiness Frost sensitive perennial grown as an annual
Light Shade to morning sun/afternoon shade, all day filtered sun
Bloom Color N/A
Bloom Time N/A
Structure Upright mound
0 stars based on 0 reviews
Add your review