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Bears Breeches (Acanthus Mollis)
Acanthaceae
Acanthus Mollis


davidberkeley
davidberkeley
Type Categories Useful Parts

Herb

Acanthaceae Family

Acanthus Genus
Other Names for this Plant

Acanthus Mollis Oak Leaf


Location

Growing in partially to fully shaded areas

Physical Description
A weed that has very large, glossy leaves, and sprouts a flower in the center. I've heard people refer to it as a 'snail plant' and 'elephant ear' however when i look these up, both seem to be wrong.


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Acanthaceae
Lamiales
Lamiales
Tounge Order (Mints)
Euasterids I
Euasterids I
Real Stars Group One
Asteridae
Asteridae
Class of Stars (Daisies)
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus




Glossy plant with large leaves




Glossy plant with large leaves




Glossy plant with large leaves


Comment: Bears Breeches (Acanthus Mollis), Acanthus Mollis

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gardengeek
gardengeek
May 01, 2012
Cool! You have some exotic plants around there.

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