Plants in stock

Acanthus mollis : fact sheet


Species name:
Acanthus mollis
Common names:
Acanthus ,Acanthus mollis ,Bearís breeches ,Wilde rabarber
Description:
Acanthus mollis, Seed from Ball Straathof Erect Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials
Usage:
Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Blooms irregularly
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

Ball Straathof

Johannesburg
tel: 0117942316
email: info@ballstraathof.co.za
Retail stock
Malmesbury
cell: 0827754806
tel: 0827754806
email: info@capescapes.org.za
Retail stock

Coprosma Nursery

Krugersdorp
cell: 0828805019
tel: 0119529970/1
email: sales@coprosma.co.za
Retail stock
Port Elizabeth
cell: 0799185004
tel: 0217820631
email: michela@plantsinstock.co.za
Retail stock

Elands Nursery - Rocklands (T-All Plants)

Rocklands
tel: 0419555671
email: info@elands.co.za
Retail stock
Johannesburg
cell: 0716719324
tel: 0110420000
email: info@gardengoods.co.za

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock

Kraaibosch Nurseries

George
tel: 044 8890092
email: info@kraaibosch.com
Retail stock

Tulbagh Kwekery

Tulbagh
tel: 0232300694
email: plants@tulbaghnursery.co.za
Retail stock

Wiveton Plant Growers

Richmond
tel: 0332123525
email: wivetonfarm@gmail.com
Retail stock