Aconitum napellus

Species

  • Aconite
  • Blue monkshood
  • Aconitum species
  • Aconitum anglicum
  • Monk's coule
  • Aconitum alatum
  • Aconitum amoenum
  • Aconitum ampliflorum
  • Aconitum bavaricum

Tags

perennials

Aconitum napellus, otherwise known as aconite, is a perennials plant species native to Alaska.

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Appearance

Bloom color
blueViolet
Foliage
Herbaceous
Smooth-Textured

Space

Dimensions

Aconitum napellus can grow from 0.9m to 1.8mm tall
0.9m to 1.8m
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Spacing
0.45
0.6

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial

Water

Optimal
Mesic
Wet

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
5.6
7.8

Time

Bloom
Mid Summer
Late Summer
Early Fall
Bloom Time
Non-patented
Blooming Habit
Flowers are good for cutting
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

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Patent information
By dividing the rootball
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
From seed; stratify if sowing indoors