10 Wolfsbane "monkshood" (Aconitum napellus) Seeds
10 Wolfsbane "monkshood" (Aconitum napellus) Seeds
10 Wolfsbane "monkshood" (Aconitum napellus) Seeds
10 Wolfsbane "monkshood" (Aconitum napellus) Seeds

10 Wolfsbane "monkshood" (Aconitum napellus) Seeds

Regular price $13.99 Sale

Aconitum napellus | Monk's-Hood | Wolfsbane

This beautiful flower is actually an herb that has been used for centuries. Monkshood is a beautiful perennial flower with deeply cut foliage and loose spikes of dark violet-blue flowers.

It establishes from Monkshood seeds and prefers damp areas with rich humus soil and persistent moistness. The Monkshood plant reaches a height of 36 - 48 inches, and it generally is sturdy enough to not need staking.

Common names for Aconitum Napellus are Monkshood as the blooms resemble a hood, Aconite, or Wolfsbane as the plant was used to poison wolves.

Flower Specifications

Season: Perennial
USDA Zones: 3 - 8
Height: 36 - 48 inches
Bloom Season: Midsummer to early fall
Bloom Color: Dark violet-blue
Environment: Full sun
Soil Type: Well-drained soils, pH 5.8 - 6.8
Foliage Color: Blue-green
Notes:: All parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested

Planting Directions

Temperature: 64 - 72F
Average Germ Time: 14 - 28 days
Light Required: No
Depth: Cover seeds lightly
Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 24 - 30 inches

Quantity: 10 Seeds

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)