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botanical name:
Digitalis purpurea 'Foxy Group'
Digitalis purpurea 'Foxy Group' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Foxglove
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 1.00m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Short growing and normally flowers in the first year from seed. Spikes of bell-shaped flowers in various shades from pink to white.

Easy and not fussy to grow, but prefers a well drained, humus rich soil and some shade.

From seed. Individual colours can also be reproduced by division or cuttings.

Borders, woodland gardens. Good for more exposed sites than the species foxglove.

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