register  -   logged in as -  logout   login 


Home Plants
Bulbs Trade Design News Garden
Plants
0




<Back  

Aconitum piepunense

Aconitum piepunense is extremely rare in cultivation, possibly never offered before we did. It is tall, with unusually loose, open spires of flowers, pale blue. The individual flowers are not large, and it is not a showy plant, but it is elegant. We were originally given a single seed, which turned into a plant that has grown in our garden for about ten years, and has at last produced sufficient seed to give a crop. Piepun is an ancient name for what was later known as Chungtien, then Zhongdian, and now (sadly) Shangri La.

Rare tall perennial with loose spires of light blue hooded flowers.

PLANT SPECIFICS
Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 100cm
Height 2m
Family Ranunculaceae
Flowering Mid to late summer
Habitat detail sun or partial shade
Garden habitat Part shade
Soil any good garden soil
Plant category Herbaceous
Height range 1.2 - 2 m

Code

A63-9
9 cm pot
Aconitum piepunense
Aconitum piepunense Aconitum piepunense Aconitum piepunense
This page is a static version of the plant page. To see the current version together with price and stock information and, if stock is currently available, the ability to buy the plant please  click here .
Plants you may also like:
Primula 'Inverewe'
Primula 'Inverewe' Candelabra type with bright orange flowers. 
Primula sikkimensis
Primula sikkimensis Umbels of hanging, pale yellow flowers. 
Trillium grandiflorum 'Snowbunting'
Trillium grandiflorum 'Snowbunting' Rare double-flowered form with masses of white petals above three leaves. 
Primula x anisodoxa 'Kevock Surprise'
Primula x anisodoxa 'Kevock Surprise' Our own hybrid, with yellow-eyed salmon flowers and deep red buds.