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Commonly known as Monkshood

Genus of 100 species of perennials and biennials mainly from mountainous grassland or scrub in the northern hemisphere.

Suitable for cooler conditions they make good subjects for a woodland garden.Twining species can be grown through shrubs for support. Taller aconites require staking.

Plants are highly toxic and contact with foliage can irritate the skin.

It is represented in the UK by the native A.napellus, Monkshood, from the shape of the sepals.

Buy Varieties of ACONITUM

ACONITUM hemsleyanum 'Red Wine'

ACONITUM hemsleyanum 'Red Wine'  >

Commonly known as: Monkshood.
Large, dark wine-red blossoms
individually £11.00 each, 3+ £9.00 each
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ACONITUM 'Spark's Variety'   AWARD

ACONITUM 'Spark's Variety'  >

Commonly known as: Monkshood.
Deep violet-blue flower spikes up to 5 feet tall
individually £11.00 each, 3+ £9.00 each
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ACONITUM 'Stainless Steel'   AWARD

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Commonly known as: Monkshood.
Hooded flowers, greyish-blue on the outside and cream within
individually £11.00 each, 3+ £9.00 each

Useful extras...

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Releasable plant supports
90cm high and sold in packs of 3. Each supports multiple stems with quick release.
2 options from £10.95

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Curved border restraints
The border restraints are made from sturdy, solid 6mm galvanised steel wire and powder coated dark olive green, available in a variety of sizes providing strong plant support to stop plants falling across lawns and paths
4 options from £14.50

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
These Y-stakes are perfect for odd shaped herbaceous plants we all have in our border which need supporting
Only £26.95

Harrod Horticulture Plant Supports - Plant & Border Supports
Link stakes
Link stakes plant supports are made from dark olive-green powder coated galvanised steel wire (up to 6mm thick), merge seemlessly into the background.
4 options from £28.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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