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DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - developed from our common foxglove. Wildlife plant - bees, caterpillars of butterflies and moths.
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    Pests & Diseases - leaf spot, powdery mildew.

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    Place of Origin - Europe.

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    Toxicity: Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants.

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Now is our busy spring period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 10 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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 AWARD DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

Foxglove

Pastel shades of the cultivated foxglove

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1.2m (4ft)
Spread - in metres - 60cm (24in)

Plant Type

Herbaceous - biennial or short lived perennial. Unlike the wild foxglove the bells are evenly spaced around the spike. Shades of creamy yellow, white, purple or pink.

Preferred Location

Soil Conditions

No Preference - except very wet or dry. Most prefer humus- rich soil.

Flowers In

Jan
Feb
Mar
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May
Jun
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Aug
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Dec

Buy DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre

£9.00 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING  Any 3+ for £7.33 each

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