Strobilanthes dyerianus
Strobilanthes dyerianus
Persian Shield
Extraordinary foliage! This soft-stemmed, tropical, evergreen shrub is grown primarily for its attractive iridescent colorful leaves of purple, green and silver all season. Best grown in part or full shade for optimum leaf color and growth. (Annual)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Fall 2-4' tall x 18-24" wide Part Shade Shade 
Hardiness Zone:9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to 20° to 30°F
Drought Tolerant Drought TolerantFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage