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Buy DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

£9.00 each
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Any 3+ for £7.33 each
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1.5 or 2 Litre

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 AWARD DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

Foxglove

Pastel shades of the cultivated foxglove
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DIGITALIS purpurea Excelsior hybrids

  • Good to know - developed from our common foxglove. Wildlife plant - bees, caterpillars of butterflies and moths.
  • Pests & Diseases - leaf spot, powdery mildew.
  • Place of Origin - Europe.
  • Hardy - cold Winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/nothern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Height - in metres - 1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread - in metres - 60cm (24in)
  • 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.
  • Partial Shade
  • No Preference - except very wet or dry. Most prefer humus- rich soil.
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants.
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