Acanthus Spinosus – Bear’S Breeches
Large dominant plants, Bear’s Breeches, Acanthus spinosus, impresses us with majestic spires of purple and white hooded flowers and architecturally bold foliage. Its deeply cut, spiny leaves make large clumps that always take center stage. Easy to grow in part shade locations.
Bear’s Breeches makes an impressive specimen in containers and in the garden. Its fascinating foliage looks incredible all season. Deer and rabbit-resistant. Flowers and foliage create dramatic cut arrangements.
Plant in shade to part shade locations. Add organic matter when planting. For best blooming keep consistently moist, especially when plants are setting up buds and blooming.