Common Name: Monkshood, Wolfsbane
Zones 4 to 8.
Partial sun to part shade.
Plants reach 36 inches tall and 18 to 24 inches wide;
Clump habit. Growth rate: Moderate.
Upright spikes of violet-blue flowers shaped like a little hood, thus its common name, monkshood. Aconitum is one of the few blue flowers that bloom from mid to late summer. Deeply divided, dark green, glossy foliage.
Mature field grown plant shipped bare root.