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common name: Monkshood, Aconite
synonyms: Aconitum septentrionale 'Ivorine'
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
Upright, bushy plant with rounded, deeply-cut leaves. Dense racemes of ivory flowers produced in late spring and early summer.
Thrives and produces the best flowers in cool, moist climates. Best in partial shade.
By division in autumn or late winter, can be slow to re-establish.