a widely cultivated S European acanthus plant, Acanthus mollis, having whitish purple-veined flowers
Gummy bears were born in the 1920s by Hans Riegel in Bonn, Germany who founded Haribo and found success with his Gummibär, literally "gum bear" in German.
Gummy Bear Song
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