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DIGITALIS x mertonensis

Commonly known as Foxglove

Deep salmon-pink, late flowering
Further Reading....
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Salmon pink
  • Height
    90cm (39in)
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten
    Do not eat these plants.

DIGITALIS x mertonensis

 
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plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • Additional Features
    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.
  • Flower Shape
    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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90cm (39in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

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