Fascinating, hood-shaped indigo blue flowers with tiny, shiny black centers tightly arranged on straight green stalks.
Monkshood a herbaceous perennial flower named because its flowers resemble the cowls of a monk's habit. Other common names include Helmet Flower, Wolf's Bane, Blue Rocket, and Wolf's Bane.
AVAILABILITY: Late summer through early fall
CARE & HANDLING: Remove all foliage that will be sitting below the water line. Cut stems and place in a clean container with room-temperature water. Keep in cool location out of direct sunlight and drafts. Replenish water as needed.