Dark purple petals that form an unusual shaped hood with an opening on the bottom. There is white shading along the connection to the stem. Flowers are arranged along the top of a tall then stem. This plant is extremely poisonous.
Most commonly in purple, but occasionally found in white or light green.
|Scientific Name:||Aconitum columbianum|
|Growing Season:||All summer|
|Soil Type:||Wet, marshy areas or near water sources|
|Habitat:||Montane to subalpine|