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Western Monkshood

Aconitum columbianum

Description:

Purple bloom in clusters. Common plant in area.

Habitat:

Mixed conifer forest, approximately 6500 ft. elevation.

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5 Comments

Jaybird
Jaybird 10 years ago

Thanks for narrowing it down. I think i've found the right species.

KristalWatrous
KristalWatrous 10 years ago

I agree - Aconitum sp.

Aconitum sp. definitely!

dungeonmasterShu
dungeonmasterShu 10 years ago

Perhaps Family Fabaceae?

craigwilliams
craigwilliams 10 years ago

Some kind of Aconitum? Do you have any more pictures showing the leaves?

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Wyoming, USA

Spotted on Sep 11, 2011
Submitted on Oct 11, 2011

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