Aconitum napellus 'Album'
More About Aconitum napellus 'Album'
- Creamy-white, bold spikes of hooded blooms
- Finely divided, dark green foliage
- Upright, towering form for a vertical accent in the perennial garden
- Bloom Time: Midsummer
The upper sepal of the flower bears a striking resemblance to a cloth hood worn by the medieval monks, thus the common name "Monkshood".
White 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 napellus 'Album' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall