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Digitalis purpurea f. albiflora
common name: Foxglove
poisonous or irritant
part shade, shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
White flowered form of the biennial foxglove. Hairy green basal leaves and single-sided spikes of large white flowers, sometimes spotted dark maroon inside.
Easy and not fussy to grow, but prefers a well drained, humus rich soil and some shade.
Sow seeds outdoors in late spring or summer.
Perfect for the woodland garden.
All parts are highly toxic.