Cimicifuga Hillside Black Beauty - Black Snakeroot

Black Snakeroot - Cimicifuga Hillside Black Beauty

A must have for the large shade garden.

Bold and unusual, this is a real collectors item! The darkest coppery-purple foliage and cream bottlebrush flowers with a fragrance like crushed grape. Plant in rich, moist and well drained soil.

Genus: 

Cimicifuga
Cimicifuga Hillside Black Beauty

Common Name: 

Black Snakeroot

Additional Common Names: 

Black Cohosh, Bugbane, Fairy Candles

Flower Color: 

Cream White

Exposure: 

Part Sun to Light Shade

Features: 

Good for Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant

Bloom Season: 

Early Fall
Mid-Fall

Plant Category: 

Perennial

Hardiness Zones: 

4-8

Plant Terms: 

Height: 

5-6 Feet
Please Note: The plant varieties listed on this website do not indicate current availability at Mahoney's Garden Centers. Plant varieties can vary from store to store and from week to week. If you are interested in purchasing a specific plant, we encourage you to call before making a a special trip to one of our garden centers.

Photo Credit: 

Walters Gardens