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Well spotted! Yes, it's aconit, monkshood or wolfsbane in English. Very toxic. It'll sound familiar to Harry Potter and crime novel buffs. This one was growing high up (1900 m) in the Pyrenees.

You're clearly a dangerous pinko commie pragmatist.
by Vagulus on Fri Dec 7th, 2007 at 11:35:23 AM EST
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The scientific name may be helpful when juggling with languages, as we do: Aconitum napellus.

You're clearly a dangerous pinko commie pragmatist.
by Vagulus on Fri Dec 7th, 2007 at 12:13:45 PM EST
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