acanthus [noun]

Definition of acanthus:

any plant of the genus Acanthus having large spiny leaves and spikes or white or purplish flowers; native to Mediterranean region but widely cultivated

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Sentence/Example of acanthus:

Its rich deep border was a riot of scrolling acanthus, shells and stylised fountains.