Wonderful violet-blue monkshood flowers to 10’, with twining climber! Flowers in profusion in late Summer. Likes part-shade, or almost full sun. Sets seed sparingly so we will have a limited number. Try it on your arbor with yellow Clematis orientalis. From central and western China. All parts of the plant are poisonous so don’t use it in salads. Not available every year.
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
Forests, forest margins, scrub, mountains and grassy slopes at elevations of 1700 - 3500 metres.