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Aconitum cammarum Eleanora

Monkshood

Pure white flowers with a narrow, blue edge bloom over deeply cut, glossy, dark green foliage.

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

1gal
$22.75
  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3
  • Height:75-100 cm
  • Spread:45-60 cm
  • Bloom Color: White
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Well-drained
Growth Rate
Medium
Attributes
Low Maintenance
Poisonous
Flowering Time
Summer
Lt. Sum-Fall
Habit
Clumping
Foliage Color
Green (dark)
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Additional Information about Aconitum cammarum 'Eleanora'

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

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Aconitum cammarum 'Eleanora'

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.