Purple Monkshood - Aconitum henryi 'Spark's Variety'

Upright, well-branched perennial with deeply divided dark green foliage and showy spikes of deep violet flowers appear in mid summer. Spectacular addition to shady borders or woodland gardens. A good cut flower. May need staking. CAUTION: Toxic if eaten.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
36-48"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Plant in cool, moist soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Divide as needed in fall to maintain plant vigor. 

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