Spikes of Acanthus mollis flowers in front of foliage
Acanthus mollis (Bear's Breeches)

Photographed in Bogotá where it can be seen in many parks and gardens.

Tall spikes of Acanthus mollis flowers in a city park
A sunny garden with inflorescence acanthus mollis plants in the foreground
A bright sunny garden with purple and white acanthus mollis bracts and flowers
White Acanthus mollis flowers  hooded and by light reddish-purple bracts
White flowers and purplish bracts
A lone acanthus flower spike above the dark green underbrush