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Aconitum henryi 'Spark's Variety'
Common Name: Monkshood Family: Ranunculaceae (The Buttercup Family)

Aconitum henryi 'Spark's Variety'
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'Spark's Variety' is an upright monkshood to 4ft in height, with deeply divided, glossy dark green leaves and branching spikes of hooded, deep violet-blue flowers. Monkshoods are great from sun to part shade and offer a great way to get vertical spikes into shadier positions.


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

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread1-2'  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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