Spiny acanthus is a striking foliage perennial native to southern Europe. Tall 2-foot flower spikes of maroon-purple and white appear in midsummer and provide a bold statement in the back area of the garden. Easy to care for, its flowers are often used in floral arrangements.
May - June, July - August
Specimen Plant, Groundcover, Understory
Attracts Butterflies, Resistant To Deer