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Acanthus mollis x spinosus 'Morning Candle'

Bear's Breeches

A cross between A. mollis and A. spinosus, this one has rich pink and white flowers on tall stalks in midsummer. Shallowly scalloped, narrow grey-green leaves are slightly spiny. A wonderful specimen plant.

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

97453 4 qt. 1 - $15.49 Ea.

Height:

24-36 Inches

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Spread:

24-28 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

6-10

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Bloom Color:

Mauve, Pink

Characteristics & Attributes

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