Bear's Breeches (Acanthus hungaricus)

Botanical names:
Acanthus hungaricus Accepted
Acanthus balcanicus Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Plant Height: 3 to 4'
Plant Spread: 2 to 3'
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: 2 to 3' long
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Reddish purple.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root

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