Monk's Hood - Aconitum napellus

SKU: 1.24

Found naturally on shady stream banks in parts of South Wales and SW England. This has handsome spires of hooded light indigo flowers in summer. In the 13th century it was an important medicinal herb used by the Physicians of Myddfai, but highly poisonous. Also good in borders, it can reach 5ft.

Despatched - September to the End of October

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English Name: 
Monk's Hood
Latin Name: 
Aconitum napellus
Welsh Name: 
Cwcwll y Mynach
Flowering Time: 
Jun-Aug
Dispatch Time: 
September to the End of October
Habitat: 
Moist, but well drained, soil in partial shade but can tolerate full sun.
Height cm: 
120-150
Price 5: 
£7.50
Price 10: 
£12.50