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Acanthus hungaricus 'White Lips' - Bear's Breeches - Acanthaceae (The Acanthus Family)
Acanthus hungaricus 'White Lips' - Acanthus hungaricus 'White Lips' is a dramatic bear's breeches with spikes of light plum hoods and wide, white lips.
Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Stock Status: Available This Year
Most plants are ready to ship from May and June onwards.
Acanthus hungaricus 'White Lips' is the epitome of architecture in the garden. Bear's breeches provides not only vertical appeal, but also a tropical to Mediterranean feel. This is a tough perennial with spikes of light plum hoods and wide, white lips. Very showy and dramatic. Foliage is thistle-like. Can reach 36 inches in height and spread. Great at the back of the border. Pollinator attractor. Deer resistant.
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Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Flowering Time: Summer
Foliage Colour: Green
Deer Resistant: Yes
Habitat: Sheltered, Mediterranean woodlands in deep moist soil.
Geographical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
BC Native: No
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