Aconitum Monkshood Arendsii

Aconitum 'Arendsii'

Aconitum carmichaelii ‘Arendsii’


Plant Type: Perennials

among the best, upright clumps with tall spikes of large violet-blue flowers making this an exception cut flower, glossy deeply cut leaves

Height: 38-40 Inches

Hardiness Zone: 4-8




Common Name: Monkshood

Upright plants with thick, leathery leaves. Attractive helmet-shaped flowers on tall stalks. Excellent cut flower. Prefers moist, partially shaded areas. Blooms mid to late summer. All plants parts are poisonous. Note: Plant 2 roots per gallon for fuller pots.

Characteristics & Attributes



• Sun Tolerant

• Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

• Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

• Deer Resistant


• Good Cut Flower / Foliage


Season of Interest (Flowering)

• Summer