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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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DIGITALIS x mertonensis

Commonly known as Foxglove

Deep salmon-pink, late flowering
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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
  • 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.
  • 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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