Strobilanthes auriculatus var. dyeriana (Mast.) J.R.I.Wood (Syn: Perilepta dyeriana (Mast.) Bremek.Perilepta macclellandii (C.B.Cl.) Bremek.; Strobilanthes dyerianus Hort.Sander.; Strobilanthes maclellandi C.B.Cl.);
India (I), China (I) (Guangdong (I), Yunnan (I)), Cuba (I), Hispaniola (I), Isla
Margarita (I), Myanmar [Burma] (Bago, Shan, Taninthayi, Yangon), Cameroon (I)
as per Catalogue of Life;
Persian shield  


Strobilanthes dyerianus : Persian Shield : 120111-AK: Attachments (2). 3 posts by 2 authors.

Taken at Racca Nursery, Nasik, Maharashtra. 

Thanks a lot for sharing this ornamental plant pic.
Belongs to family Acanthaceae.


efloraofindia: For ID 271112SP34 :  2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1).

Please help me to identify this colorful plant, grown as weeds in a private garden in talegaon.

Strobilanthes dyerianus



Strobilanthes dyerianus from Solan, Himachal Pradesh-GS19022020-7 : 2 posts by 1 author. Attachments (3) + Attachments (2).
Strobilanthes dyerianus, the beautiful ornamental grown as foliage plant, rarely flowers/allowed to flower. It was found flowering in Nauni University Campus, Himachal Pradesh, clicked on May 28, 2015.

First image of foliage plant is from California,  




Better images from Solan

Attachments (2)

The valid name is as follows: Strobilanthes auriculata var. dyeriana (Mast.) J.R.I. Wood in Kew Bull. 58: 92. 2003. 

Strobilanthes dyeriana Mast., Gard. Chron. 1: 442. 1893 & Rev. Hortic. 14: 201. 1893; Bot. Mag. 124: t. 7574. 1898; Haines, Bot. Bihar Orissa 2: 677. 1922; Perilepta dyeriana (Mast.) Bremek. in Verh. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk., Tweede Sect. 41(1): 195 & 274. 1944; Karthik. & al., Fl. Pl. India 1: 48. 2009. Type: A specimen cultivated at Kew in Feb 1916, (neotype: K, n.v.). 
Strobilanthes maclellandii C.B. Clarke in Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 453. 1884; Perilepta maclellandii (C.B. Clarke) Bremek. in Verh. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk., Tweede Sect. 41(1): 195 & 279. 1944. Type: Burma (Myanmar), Rangoon, MC Lelland (holo.: K) 
Strobilanthes maclellandii var. latipes C.B. Clarke in Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 4: 454. 1884. Type: Burma (Myanmar), probably Pegu Yoma but relabeled “Tenasserim” in another hand, Beddome (holo.: K, n.v.).
Native of Myanmar and Thailand: In India, cultivated 

Yes! POWO, GBIF and Col says so !


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