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botanical name:
Digitalis davisiana
Digitalis davisiana © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Foxglove
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.90m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 11
description:
Perennial growing from rhizomatous roots. Narrow lanceolate, finely toothed, mid green leaves. Tall erect spikes of pale yellow flowers with darker veining inside, produced in early summer.

cultivation:
Best in reasonable, well drained, humus-rich soil in sun or part shade and a warm location.
May be short lived.

propagation:
From seed or by division.

other notes:
From the Eastern Mediterranean area.

pronounced: dij-ih-TAH-liss da-vis-ee-AH-nuh

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