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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

Thursday 18th December is the last day for ordering with guaranteed delivery before Christmas.

No despatches between 19th December - 5th January.

Regretfully we are not currently exporting any more orders out of the UK until the end of January 2015, or later, depending on the weather.

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

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Buy DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

Pot size: 1.5 or 2 Litre
Delivery: Available again FEBRUARY 2015
£9.00 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING  Any 3+ for £7.33 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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