Rare and unusual perennial plants for the Mediterranean climate.


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Strobilanthes dyerias
'Persian Shield'

 

Scientific Name:

Strobilanthes dyerias 'Persian Shield'

Common Name:

 

Deciduous vs. Evergreen

evergreen

Perennial vs. Annual

perennial

Shade vs. Sun

sun or shade

Height x Width
& How Stands

24-36" X 36-48"

Flower Color
& Bloom Time

pendant cup-shaped flower clusters winter through spring

Zone

zones 9-11

Description, Notes

attention demanding silver flushed purple and green foliage makes an impact whether grown indoors or outdoors; a thrilling addition to any mixed arrangement; grown as an annual in colder climates; perfect for a sunny window houseplant; Burma native






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these plants in both the garden and nursery setting.
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All plants are classified under USDA hardiness zones.

 

 

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