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Aconitum hemsleyanum 'Red Wine'

Common name monkshood
Family ranunculaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4)
Flowers wine-red (late summer-fall)
Size 6'
Light part shade

Some sources say this is a hybrid, others put it in this species. In any case, it's supposed to have large hooded flowers. We have just a few seedlings, hope they live.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. 'Red Wine' seed from NARGS '08/'09 exchange came moist-packed in vermiculite. Baggy 35F (8w) - 70F (3/many G, 6d)

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