Art Form Nurseries

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Acanthus spinous

Spiny Bear's-breeches

An awesome specimen plant with dark, glossy, spiny leaves that attains width equal to its height. Heavy stemmed flower spikes carry themselves well above the foliage. Flowers are unusual and very attractive. Requires excellent drainage.

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Size: 48" tall x 36" wide
Bloom: Summer
Color: Lavender/White
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant