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Digitalis purpurea

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Digitalis purpurea

Digpur
Foxglove,
$0.00 ex GST
Wantirna
C1, C7
A10, Indoor
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Wantirna
C1, C7
Size: 20cm
Available: 1
$/Unit (EX GST): $14.18 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $15.59 inc GST
A10, Indoor
Size: 7cm
Available: 20
$/Unit (EX GST): $2.31 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $2.54 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Digitalis purpurea Foxglove,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping, Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Beautiful perennial that has tubular-like purple flowers with spotted throats that appear on a very tall spike above foliage. Foxgloves make wonderful additions to cottage gardens or mass plant for a colourful display.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Sow seeds in the beginning of Summer. Apply a thin layer of compost during Spring and mulch well. Water often during Summer. The central flower spike can be removed after flowering, this will encourage side shoots for further flowering. Performs best in a full sun position and a well drained soil.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Plantaginaceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low
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