It’s Spring time! You can find Acanthus mollis – Bear’s Breeches on our partner’s website Gardening Express to embellish your garden. You will find it in the category Garden Plants of Garden Orchid and you will be redirected to Gardening Express if you add it to your cart.
Acanthus mollis – Bear’s Breeches on category Garden Plants
This stalwart of the perennial garden provides structure and form at the back of the border. Glossy foliage and impressive long lasting flower spikes in late summer. Semi-evergreen and tolerant of dry poor soils in full sun or partial shade. A really striking architectural plant. Supplied in approx 1 litre containers. Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: deep fertile well-drained soil Rate of growth: fast-growing Flowering period: August Flower colour: pure white with purple bracts Other features: excellent cut-flowers Hardiness: fully hardy Garden care: To minimise the risk of powdery mildew taking hold ensure that the plant is watered well during hot dry spells. To rejuvenate and minimise congestion lift and divide large clumps in autumn or spring Eventual height: 1.5m Eventual spread: 90cm Supplied in approx.1-2 litre containers.
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