Bear's breech 'Summer Beauty' Acanthus 'Summer Beauty'
'Summer Beauty' is a robust, clump-forming herbaceous perennial with deeply-lobed, glossy vibrant green foliage forming a mound to 75cm tall. Spikes of white flowers, covered by hood-like spiny bracts, to 1.8m tall are borne above the foliage in summer
About this plant
bear's breech 'Summer Beauty'
Acanthus spinosus 'Summer Beauty', Acanthus mollis 'Summerdance'
Full Sun, Partial Shade
Old flower stems can be cut down
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Drought Resistant Cut Flowers Architectural Cottage & Informal Garden
Propagate by division or by root cuttings
Generally trouble free
May be affected by powdery mildews