Oyster Plant - Hardy plant

Acanthus mollis

Oyster Plant - Hardy plant

Acanthus mollis
Old-fashioned star of a plant, still very popular!
This is a lovely hardy perennial with purplish red flowers and dark green, veined foliage. Very striking. Acanthus (Acanthus mollis) looks lovely in a border but also makes a nice pot plant. A group of these decorative acanthus plants in the garden is sure to be admired, also potted up for on the patio – a welcome sight! Give your Acanthus mollis a nice warm sunny spot and you will be rewarded with the largest flower spikes. This hardy perennial was already well-loved in ancient times as we can see from frescos in temples and palaces of old. It's popular nowadays too as a border plant. Order this star of a plant now, today.
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Oyster Plant - Hardy plant
Oyster Plant - Hardy plant
Oyster Plant - Hardy plant
How we measure

From the bottom of the nursery pot to the top of the plant.

Latin name: Acanthus mollis
Delivery type: Supplied as bare-rooted plant
Guarantee: 6 months growth and flowering guarantee
Color: White,Pink,Purple
Preferred location: Sun
Green stayer: No
Leafs all year: No
Hardy plants: Yes
Self polinating: No
Edible: No
Naturalizing: No
Scented: Not Scented
Grafted: No
Cutting flowers: Yes
Flowering: June - September
Growing Height: 80 - 120 cm
Planting distance: 30 - 40 cm


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