Common Name: Monkshood Aconite
The term Aconitum is derived from the Greek for ‘dart’, a reference to how arrows were once dipped in the sap of Monkshood Aconites to improve the arrow’s potential to kill it’s target.
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Makes good cut flowers
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 1.70 m (170 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Partial shade||Spread: 0.60 m (60 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: Blue, Purple|
|Foliage Colour: Green||Flowering Period: September & October|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Clay/Heavy
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Aconitum 'Stainless Steel'
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