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DIGITALIS purpurea albiflora

Commonly known as Common foxglove, Dead men's bells, Fairy thimbles

Pure white
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.
£12.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £10.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from summer 2020
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre
  • White
  • Height - 1.2m (4ft)
  • 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. - very variable biennial or short lived perennial. Ovate to lance-shaped, usually toothed, dark-green or sometimes white-woolly leaves 10-25cm (4-10in) long. Produces flowers in one-sided spikes.
  • 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 - - white form of our common foxglove. Popularised by Gertrude Jekyll in her white planting schemes. Wildlife plant - bees, caterpillars of butterflies and moths.
  • Pests & Diseases - leaf spot, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - Europe.
  • 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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1.2m (4ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60cm (24in)
 

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