Southern Blue Monkshood (Aconitum uncinatum)

Southern Blue Monkshood (Aconitum Uncinatum)
Credit: Walter Siegmund (talk) | Own work | License: PD USDA

Aconitum Uncinatum, or more commonly know as Southern Blue Monkshood, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Aconitum. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Aconitum Uncinatum or Southern Blue Monkshood's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Aconitum
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • Order: Ranunculales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: IN (E) KY (T) MD (E) OH (E) PA (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: IN (blue monkshood) KY (blue monkshood) MD (blue monkshood) OH (southern monkshood) PA (blue monkshood)

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