Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Aconitum x Blue Lagoon (Monkshood)

Bright violet-blue blooms rise above dark green leathery foliage, forming a dense mound. Slow growth rate.
ALL PARTS OF THE PLANT ARE POISONOUS. The common name ‘Monkshood’ comes from the cowled upper sepal’s resemblance to the cloth hood worn by medieval monks.

Blooms mid to late summer
10-12 in tall x 8-10 in spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts hummingbirds, bees, butterflies
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Patent Info PP19136