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Aconitum cammarum 'Eleanora'

More About Aconitum cammarum 'Eleanora'

  • A newer hybrid of monkshood
  • Bears white flowers edged with blue
  • Dark green, deeply cut foliage
  • Bloom Time: Summer to fall

Interesting Notes:

The upper sepal of the flower bears a striking resemblance to the cloth hood worn by a medieval monk, thus the common name "Monkshood".

Zone:

3

Height:

75-100 cm

Spread:

45-60 cm

Colour:

White
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Monkshood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows well in full sun but requires sufficient water. Aconitums grow best where shade is provided in the hot hours of the afternoon. Relatively slow- growing, it won't need to be divided regularly. They are very resistant to pests and diseases. Beware of handling this plant as all parts are highly poisonous. 


Aconitum cammarum 'Eleanora' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Poisonous
Poisonous

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

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