Printer Friendly Page
Previous Plant
Next Plant

Actaea simplex 'Black Negligee'

 Actaea simplex 'Black Negligee' (Black Snakeroot)
Actaea 'Black Negligee'
Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries
Black Snakeroot Customer Reviews Post a Black Snakeroot Review

This plant has yet to be reviewed.

Common Name: “Black Snakeroot”

(Black Snakeroot) Actaea 'Black Negligee' is a dark and mysterious accent plant for your garden. This vigorous grower has lacy black foliage and striking black-purple stems. In late summer, 'Black Negligee' has large purplish-white bottlebrush flowers which project 2 feet above the foliage and perfume the air with their sweet fragrance. It thrives in moist soil.

Flower Color: White
Height: 4-5 Feet     Spread: 2 Feet
Hardiness Zone: 5-9  
Sold Out! Check back soon!
Get notified when this item is back in stock.

Comparable Black Snakeroot Substitutions

Cimicifuga 'Chocoholic'
Cimicifuga 'Chocoholic'
More Details

'Black Negligee' Characteristics & Attributes

Sun Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Moist
  • Wet
Attributes
  • Cut Flower or Foliage
  • Fragrant
Nature Attraction
  • Butterfly
Critter Resistance
  • Deer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
  • Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
Design Use
  • Specimen
  • Container

Like Actaea? You may also be interested in...

Anemone 'Queen Charlotte'
Anemone 'Queen Charlotte'
$15.99
More Details
Graceful Grasses®Blue Mohawk Juncus
Graceful Grasses®Blue Mohawk Juncus
$24.99
More Details
Graceful Grasses®Blue Mohawk Juncus
Graceful Grasses®Blue Mohawk Juncus
$15.99
More Details
(616) 875-6355
  |  EMAIL US