Aconitum episcopale Rchb.

Yellow Monkshood


Family: Ranunculaceae

Genus: Aconitum

Category: Vine - Deciduous

Zones: 3 to 7

Size: To 5' tall

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Yellow flowers in summer on tall spikes. Afternoon shade best. Deer and rabbit resistant (Oudolf). May flop.

History: 

Published in Monogr. Acon. 40 in 1820.

Native to the Alps and Pyrenees.

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