Acanthus mollis Whitewater is a beautiful upright perennial that is very vigorous and hardy. Acanthus produces striking bold leaves with white margins and unusual splashing on the leaves. Throughout summer it will produce tall spikes of pink and cream flowers making it perfect as a feature plant in a border or patio container. The flowers can also be used as cut flowers for the vase or dried flower arrangements.
|Plant in well dug prepared soil, and add a little manure or organic matter if possible.
|Any well drained garden soil or John Innes No.2 Compost
Growing at a glance…
Water moderately during the growing season. Can be planted in either full sun or partial shaded areas in the garden. Plant in well drained, fertile soil.