Strobilanthes dyeriana, Peacock Plant, Persian Shield - Plant

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1Strobilanthes dyeriana, Peacock Plant, Persian Shield - Plant
26 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Strobilanthes dyeriana

The dark green foliage with bright, metallic-purple stripes radiating outward from the central leaf vein. The flowers tend to be small and are out shown by the leaves.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Peacock Plant, Persian Shield
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 36 inches
Flower Colour Pale purple flowers
Bloom Time Fall / Winter
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Grow in the humid climate in the rich well-drained soil.
  • Give some shade during the hottest parts of the summer.
  • Do not prune the leaves back immediately after flowering.
  • It will need minimum feeding at the start of the season and again about mid-way through the summer.
  • Avoid chlorinated water, it will damage the leaves.
  • Aphids and Whiteflies can become pests, look for the attack and act soon.

    Strobilanthes dyeriana care

    Growing Persian shield requires warm temperatures and sultry humid air. Persian Shield grows best outdoors, although it can survive in other zones as a houseplant given sufficient temperature, soil moisture, and humidity. You can start Persian Shield from seed or cuttings.

    Sunlight Full sun to partial shade
    Watering Medium
    Soil Well-drained, Loam Soil
    Temperature 18 to 30 degrees C
    Fertilizer Use any organic fertilizer

    Strobilanthes dyeriana special feature

    Persian shield is a phenomenal foliar specimen.

    Strobilanthes dyeriana uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • It can be grown as an annual bedding plant or in containers
    • It can be used as a houseplant

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Strobilanthes dyeriana?

    Strobilanthes dyeriana is commonly known as Peacock Plant, Persian Shield

    How tall do Strobilanthes dyeriana grow?

    On average Strobilanthes dyeriana grows Up to 36 inches

    What color are Strobilanthes dyeriana?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana plant bears flowers of color Pale purple flowers

    When Strobilanthes dyeriana blooms?

    With enough light, Strobilanthes dyeriana may produce Pale purple flowers flowers in Fall / Winter

    How hard is Strobilanthes dyeriana to grow?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Strobilanthes dyeriana need?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana prefers Full sun to partial shade

    How much water does a Strobilanthes dyeriana need?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana prefers watering Medium

    What kind of soil does a Strobilanthes dyeriana need?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana prefers Well-drained, Loam Soil

    What temperature does a Strobilanthes dyeriana like?

    A Strobilanthes dyeriana prefers 18 to 30 degrees C

    How often should I fertilize my Strobilanthes dyeriana?

    To encourage Strobilanthes dyeriana growth, Use any organic fertilizer


    Saturday, 25 January 2020

    Is the item durable?

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Saturday, 23 November 2019

    I like the plant, this is the only plant survive 7 days in traffic and after 2 days it becomes healthier again.

    Vishal Tejaswi

    Wednesday, 20 November 2019

    Really nice and I have never seen anything like this before ...

    Joshi Prisy
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