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Actaea matsumurae Chocoholic

Black Cohosh

Standing nearly 4-5' tall with bronze purple leaves and spikes of rich mauve bottlebrush flowers, Actaea 'Chocoholic' offers height, texture and color contrast to the shade garden.


  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:4-8
  • Height:2-3 Feet
  • Spread:4 Feet

Flower Color
Pink
Foliage Color
Copper/Bronze
Purple
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Exposure
Shade
Part Shade
Growth Rate
Slow
Additional Information about Actaea matsumurae Chocoholic

Actaea (formerly Cimicifuga)is a lovely addition to the moist shade of the woodlands edge. Standing nearly 4-5' tall with bronze purple leaves and spikes of rich mauve bottlebrush flowers, 'Chocoholic' offers height, texture and color contrast to the shade garden.