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botanical name:
Digitalis ferruginea var. schischkinii
Digitalis ferruginea var. schischkinii © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Foxglove
synonyms:  Digitalis schischkinii
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.40m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light brown
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
description:
Perennial producing tall dense spikes of small golden rusty-brown flowers

cultivation:
Best in reasonable, humus-rich soil and part shade.

propagation:
From seed.

other notes:
Native to north-east Turkey and the Caucasus

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