Aconitum × cammarum ‘Bicolor’ is a great addition to the herbaceous border due to its hardy characteristic. This Aconitum is one of the most unusual of the genus due to its two toned white flowers which are edged with violet-blue. Surprisingly these flowers will last all summer through to early autumn. Its leaves are deeply divided and are a glossy dark green shade. It reaches a maximum height of 120 cm and spread of 50 cm.
CAUTION: Aconitum can be very toxic, particularly if ingested or comes in contact with bare skin.
Suggested Care: Aconitum × cammarum ‘Bicolor’ should be planted in moist but well-drained soil, positioned in partial shade. It can withstand full sun however in very hot sunny areas the leaves may appear to be burnt a long the edges. Easily divided every 3 to 4 years, in early spring. Do not allow the plant to become dried out.
Planting Instructions: Break up the soil well before planting and dig a hole twice the size of the pot. Remove plant from the pot by tapping the rim of the pot in ‘up side down’ position. Do not pull the plant from the pot. Firm soil after planting and water regularly for the first month.