Aconitum hemsleyanum 'Red Wine'

Red Wine Monkshood (Climbing Aconitum)

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial , Vines

Climbing Aconitum with hooded, large, dark wine-red blossoms. Lovely, unusual vining species, let 'Red Wine' weave its way among shrubs or plant on a trellis in the border.


More About Aconitum hemsleyanum 'Red Wine'

  • climbing, vine-like perennial
  • very unique ...rare

Dark wine-red hooded flowers bloom in August-September.


Height:

5-10 ft

Spread:

1-2 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Aconitum hemsleyanum 'Red Wine' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Unique Foliage/Foliage Color
  • Cottage Garden
  • Border
  • Climbing
  • Medicinal
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Good for Shady Sites

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall
  • Late Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Tolerates most soils

Bloom Time

  • Late season

Flower Color

  • Red
  • Crimson

Habit

  • Climbing
  • Vining