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Strobilanthes dyerianus

Common Name(s):
Persian shield
Category:
Annuals
Comment:

Leaves flushed purple with silver iridescence; dark purple underneath; cool temperatures reduce foliage color; spread of 3 ft.

Season:
Winter
Light:
Sun or afternoon shade
Color:
Pale blue; seldom flowers the first season
Height:
3-5 ft.

NCCES plant id: 143

Strobilanthes dyerianus Strobilanthes dyerianus
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Strobilanthes dyerianus Strobilanthes dyerianus
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