Wolfsbane Plant. Also known as wolfsbane and aconitum, monkshood has become popular as a garden addition because of its purple/blue flowers and attractive foliage. Wolfsbane is a flowering plant consisting of over 200 species.
This is not monkshood but the real deal, wolfsbane, which is a different species from monkshood. Wolfsbane wolfsbane is a genus of highly toxic perennial plants, found in the mountainous regions across asia, europe and north. Aconitum are large plants that can grow stems up to 250 cm in height.wolfsbane has hooded white or purple flowers.as a consequence of the plants great height it has restrictive use in the garden, typically being.