LIVE Persian Shield / Strobilanthes dyeriana / Royal Purple Plant / Bermuda conehead
Persian Shield is a striking tropical species that thrives on heat and humidity. For the best color put it in partially shaded locations. Royal purple plant can be grown outdoors during the summer but it is not winter hardy and does very well as a houseplant. Pinch the leaves for bushy growth.
We recommend adding a heat pack to your order if your area is experiencing temperatures below 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The addition of a heat pack will increase the weight of this item above 1st Class. If adding a heat pack, you will need to upgrade to Priority Mail.
In order to insure their quick and healthy arrival, all plants ship Monday through Wednesday. To prevent root damage, plants are shipped in their pots.