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ACONITUM 'Stainless Steel'

Commonly known as Monkshood

Hooded flowers, greyish-blue on the outside and cream within
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Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
  • Blue - greyish blue
  • Height - 90-100cm (35-39in)
  • Spread - 45-60cm (18-24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - upright perennial with rounded, 3- to 5-lobed, glossy, dark green leaves. Produces hooded flowers 2.5-5cm (1-2in) long
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - tolerates full sun
  • Partial shade - happiest in a cool, moist site
  • Caution, toxic if eaten, may cause skin allergy or irritant - These plants are toxic if eaten and may also cause a skin allergy, rash, irritation to eyes and skin.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - performs best in areas with cool summers. Might need staking
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, fungal stem rot, Verticillium wilt
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - - 30-60cm (12-24in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
90-100cm (35-39in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45-60cm (18-24in)

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