Strobilanthes dyerianus, also known as Persian Shield, is a beautiful flowering shrub with vibrant purple leaves and dark contrasting veining. It is a hardy plant, tolerant of shade and full sun. This native of Myanmar produces pale purple flowers. Make sure to water adequately if grown in plenty of sun.
This product comes in a nursery pot. Grey ceramic pot for illustration only.
Light: bright shade to full sun
Water: Water when surface is dry
Medium: Well-draining soil. We recommend our Tropical Rainforest Ground Potting Mix
Propagation: Stem cutting
This product comes in a plastic nursery pot. Purple color may fade with age.
We are committed to sending you the healthiest plants we have.
As no two plants are alike, yours will have its own unique shape, size and personality, please expect this natural variation from the photos.