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Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii'
Common Name: Monkshood Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Aconitum carmichaelii 'Arendsii'
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Notes:
A very popular stocky monkshood with large purple-blue hooded flowers. The leaves are thick and leathery with a glossy surface and are broadly dissected into tri-lobed sections. Full sun to part shade. A great vertical accent for sun to part shade. All parts of the plant are poisonous so don't use it in salads. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Awards:
AGM

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Forest margins, scrub, grassy slopes, and mountains.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-6'  Bloom TimeFall 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Full - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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