Poisonous if ingested, may be a skin irritant.
Blue, purple flowers, mid to late season; full sun, part shade, best in cool moist, fertile soil in part shade, will tolerate most soils and full sun; 40" h may need staking; Z3
Mainly from mountainous grassland or scrub in the Northern hemisphere, napellus origin C and S Europe, Z5b
One pair planted on east side of Bay; one pair east end of House
This planting has been archived (Other).
Purchased from Botanus
Latest Milestone Flowering
Wolfsbane normally grows to a mature height of 1.22 metres (that's 3.96 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden is in partial sun light: Wolfsbane enjoys a dappled sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.
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Flowering day 785
at the moment a lovely smoky purple greyWild life
Flowering day 438
Flowering day 78
the other two in House are not flowering yetTaking the time you need to do someth...
Flowering day 73
both stems in Bay were flat on the ground.Sitting in the garden
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