Acanthus mollis

Bear's Breeches

Dark green large lobed foliage

Unusual white and purple flowers in mid summer

Tips for Success

Use Sloat Forest Mulch Plus and EB Stone Sure Start when planting. Apply Sluggo as a safe way to control slugs and snails.

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  • xAverage Water
  • %Great Foliage
  • pPartial Sun
  • ?Summer Bloomer

More Information

  • genusAcanthus
  • speciesmollis
  • cultivar
  • commonBear's Breeches
  • hardiness zone7-9
  • height30 - 48 Inches
  • spread

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