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DIGITALIS purpurea 'Sutton's Apricot'

Commonly known as Foxglove

An unusual foxglove with apricot-pink flowers
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Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre

Seeds may be available, check buying options below.

  • Orange - apricot pink
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - biennial or short lived perennial. Horizontally held, wide-open, frilly-margined flowers.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants.
  • Additional Features - 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 - garden orogin. Bred by Sutton's, UK
  • Flower Shape - Spikes -
  • Tubular - tubular-bell-shaped to 6cm (2½in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - - except very wet or dry. Most prefer humus-rich soil.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Average Person
  60cm (24in)
 

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