Persian Shield (Strobilanthes dyerianus)

Persian Shield
  • Bloom/Foliage: Purple-green
  • Height: 18-36"
  • Spread/Width:
  • Zone: 9
  • Sun Exposure:
  • Description:

    The striking foliage on this annual stands out in landscape beds and containers. Leaves measure 6-8” long, are finely toothed and mulitcolored with iridescent purples, bronze- greens, and silvery-pinks. Coloring tends to better with little to no fading, as well as heat and drought tolerance in partially shaded areas. Grows 12-36” tall and just as wide. Unfavorable to deer. Part Shade/Part Sun.

    Container use: Thriller/Filler