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Acanthus mollis

Bear's Breeches

White flowers with purple shaded bracts are held on tall stalks above very shiny, large dark green leaves. Prefer well-drained soil. They require adequate moisture and mostly shade to look good in the heat of summer.

Prefers part shade to light shade, but will tolerate sun with sufficient moisture. Requires well-drained soil. Drought tolerant once established. Deciduous. Long blooming. Attractive to butterflies. Deer resistant.

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Description

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Pricing

97452 4 qt. 1 - $13.49 Ea.

Height:

36-48 Inches

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Spread:

30-36 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

7-10

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Bloom Color:

Mauve, White

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
June
July
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Cut Flower
Interesting Foliage
Long Blooming
Acanthus mollis (Bear's Breeches)

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