Actaea simplex ‘Black Negligee’
Common name: Black Bugbane, snakeroot
Also know as Cimicifuga racemosa in the past
(All plants in the genus Cimicifuga have been transfred to the genus Actaea)
This plant has deep dark purple lace like foliage.
In late summer until mid fall delicate pink tinged bottlebrush flowers emerge that are 24"
Use in woodland gardens,
Makes a great focal point in the garden.
Flowering height: 5'
Exposure: Part sun to full shade
Photo credit : © Riz Reyes - Landwave Gardens Courtesy of Great Plant Picks