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Ranunculaceae
Aconitum lycoctonum


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Ranunculaceae Family

Aconitum Genus
Other Names for this Plant

Woflsbane


Location

ABSOLUTELY RARE

Physical Description
It is an herbaceous perennial plant growing to 1 m tall. The leaves are palmately lobed with four to six deeply cut lobes. The flowers are 18–25 mm long, dark violet, rarely pale yellow.[5]
Like all species in the genus, it is poisonous


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General Information

From the Greek ‘lykos’, ‘wolf’ and ‘kteinein’, ‘kill’ based on its common name ‘wolfsbane’



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