Aconitum carmichaelii (Monkshood)
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Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii'

Monkshood

Plant Type: Perennials

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Aconitum cammarum Bicolor

Monkshood

Unique bicolor flowers of pale blue and white hoods with intense deep blue lower petals, forms large clumps of glossy dark green deeply cut foliage, flowers bloom on tall wide-branching panicles.
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Forms upright clumps with very thick stalks of large violet-blue flowers, deeply cut glossy green leaves are thicker and larger then other species, superb cut flower.

  • Violet blue flowers
  • Leaves are large & thick
  • Great cut flower
Item # Pack Size  
4501200 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

40 in

Spread:

15-24 in

Zone:

4-8

Aconitum

Common Name: Monkshood

Upright plants with thick, leathery leaves. Attractive helmet-shaped flowers on tall stalks. Excellent cut flower. Prefers moist, partially shaded areas. Blooms mid to late summer. All plants parts are poisonous. Note: Plant 2 roots per gallon for fuller pots.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer