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botanical name:
Digitalis lutea ssp. australis
Digitalis lutea ssp. australis © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Foxglove
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
description:
Branching stems carry dense spikes of greyish yellow flowers, smaller than the species. Rosettes of glossy dark green leaves. Reliably perennial.

cultivation:
Well drained, moist or dryish, reasonably fertile soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
From seed or by division

other notes:
A rare native of Southern Italy.

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