Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Aconitum 'Bressingham Spire'

Aconitum 'Bressingham Spire'

Common Name: 'Monk's hood'

AGM. A lovely perennial with a neat, compact habit. Narrow, unbranched spikes of deep, deep violet-blue, hooded flowers and glossy, dark green foliage. Jul-Sep. H90cm S45cm.


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Care Instructions

Best grown in moisture retentive, fertile well-drained soil in partial shade but will tolerate most soils and full sun. It makes a good substitute for Delphiniums if you find these difficult to grow, being reasonably, self-supporting and less prone to slug damage. Good as a cut flower and loved by bees.

CAUTION toxic if eaten/harmful via skin

Plant No: 45

About Us

Macplants are a long-established, family-run business. We are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses and have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh. We also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179