Aconitum fischeri (Monkshood)
Aconitum fischeri
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Aconitum fischeri

Monkshood

Plant Type: Perennials

NEW FOR 2019

No staking required! Upright, lavender-blue flowers appear from late summer to early fall on strong stems with dark green, deeply cut glossy foliage.

  • Spikes of lavender-blue flowers from late summer to early fall
  • Great for late season interest in the garden.
  • Deer and rabbit resistant.
Item # Pack Size  
4501350 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

18-24 in

Spread:

12-18 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

Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Long Blooming

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Fall