Persian shield. Persian Shield is known botanically as Strobilanthes dyerianus. It is native to Burma and has 8-inch-long leaves that are iridescent in shades of purple, lilac and pink, with purple-maroon on the undersides. If those colors aren't awesome enough, the foliage looks like it has a light coat of silver electroplated to it. Although newly in fashion. the plant has been used in gardens since Victorian times. Persian Shields, Shades Of Purple, Nature, Colors, Plants, Gardens, Leaves, Flowers, Coats
Verbena 'Homestead Purple' blooming from spring to frost. Verbena is tolerant of both heat and drought.; border in front of The Fairy roses 4/12. Beautiful display 4/13; deadheaded 5/13 Heat Tolerant Plants, White Flowers, Inch Tall, Garden Tips, Attraction Butterflies, 12 Inch, Dan Gardens, Heat Tolerant Garden, Gardens Tips
Verbena 'Homestead Purple' blooming from spring to frost. Verbena is tolerant of both heat and drought.