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Aconitum x cammarum 'Stainless Steel'
Common Name: Monkshood Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Aconitum x cammarum 'Stainless Steel'
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Dramatic loosely-branched spikes hold large steely blue flowers that are buffed with a metallic sheen. Deeply divided grey-green foliage. Aconitum were grown in medieval times for use as poisons. So please restrict your sensory experience of this group to their visual displays. Full sun to part shade.

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ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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