Aconitum carmichaelii 'Pink Sensation'
More About Aconitum carmichaelii 'Pink Sensation'
- Upright perennial with long, leathery foliage
- Dark green, glossy, deeply cut leaves on strong stems
- Light pink, hooded flowers
- Bloom Time: Mid to late summer
The upper sepal of the flower bears a striking resemblance to the cloth hood worn by a medieval monk, thus the common name "Monkshood".
Monkshood Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows well in full sun but requires sufficient water. Aconitum grows 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 carmichaelii 'Pink Sensation' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall