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Re: Acanthus type

Message from ELAINE HUTSON

In forum: Identify a plant

Take a look at pictures of Aconitum napellus, when was this picture taken? It is pretty tall for Feb. but you might be in a warmer clime.

  • Posted: Sun. 25th February 2018 14:15

Aconitum napellus

Comment from Miriam Mesa-Villalba

In forum: Aconitum napellus

Monk's-hood makes a magnificent garden plant. Its flowers are visited by bumble bees. Care is needed, however, as all parts of the plant are very poisonous and contact with the foliage may cause skin irritation in some people. It is also called wolf-bane, perhaps because medieval hunters used it as a poison.

  • Posted: Tue. 9th June 2009 17:27