Persian Shield Accent Kit


With iridescent dark purple leaves, Strobilanthes Persian Shield is an eye-catching variety of outdoor foliage.

Perfect for both sunny and shaded areas on your porch or patio

This Accent Kit is recommended for two 8–10″ pots.

Add a Pot

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  • Ecopots Round Pot – Medium (8″)


    Medium Ecopots planter with saucer Please note: This product is not eligible for discounts and will ship separately from plant orders.


Add Soil

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  • Potting Soil


    Bloomscape’s signature potting soil with Canadian Peat Moss, Perlite, and Hydrafiber for indoor and outdoor plant care


Details & Care


Sun, Shade



Blooms During

Does not bloom — stunning purple and silver foliage



Perfect For

Pots, Window/Railing Boxes

What's Included

Your Bloom Kit includes the ingredients you’ll need to grow and enjoy beautiful container gardens this year:

  • 6 young Strobilanthes Persian Shield plants perfect to fill two 8–10″ planters, such as small pots or tabletop planters
  • Detailed outdoor plant care instructions to help you care for your young plants as they grow
  • An easy how-to guide for planting your blooms
  • Your first application of slow-release fertilizer
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This Accent Bloom Kit features Strobilanthes Persian Shield with striking purple foliage, making a high impact on any patio garden. Adaptable to both sunny and shaded areas, Persian Shields are low maintenance and tolerant of heat and drought. With large iridescent purple and green foliage, Strobilanthes Persian Shield adds stunning color to any porch or balcony.

Please note: Pot and soil not included.

Additional Resources:

Botanical Name

Strobilanthes dyerianus

Common Name(s)

Strobilanthes Persian Shield

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