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DIGITALIS x mertonensis

Commonly known as Foxglove



Deep salmon-pink, late flowering
£10.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £8.00 each

  • Bee Friendly
  • Good to know - D. grandiflora x D. purpurea. Comes true from seed. Wildlife plant - insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - leaf spot, powdery mildew.
  • Place of Origin - garden origin. John Innes Institute, Surrey, 1926.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Height - 90cm (3ft)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - robust,clump forming perennial. Lance-shaped, toothed, veined, glossy dark-green leaves 7-30cm (3-12in) long. Flowers to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • 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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90cm (3ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

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