Acanthus mollis L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Acanthus mollis (rights holder: Valter Jacinto) © Valter Jacinto

Bear's Breeches

Bear's breeches (Acanthus mollis) is a very ornamental herbaceous perennial with large shiny dark green leaves. The plant grows in a clump about 5' (1.5 m) tall, with slightly less spread. The leaves can be up to 3 ft (1 m) long, with deep cuts, although there's quite a bit of variation among individual leaves. Each lobe is tipped with a soft (not sharp) spine. In late summer, bear's breeches bloo... Text ©

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