Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'
Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'

Digitalis purpurea 'Apricot Delight'

Foxglove

Plantaginaceae

Height

80 - 110 cm

Flower colour

peach

Flowering time

July - August

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - partial shade

Soil

fairly well drained, grows in most soil types

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

garden variety

Digitalis, is a genus of around 20 species in the family Plantaginaceae.  They are tall plants with long flower spikes and a basal rosette of leaves. They are very poisonous. They are distributed around W- and SW-Europe, W- and Central Asia, Oceania and NW-Africa.

Propagation:


Seed - sown in March

Seed just covered and kept at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Or sown directly outside in spring. The place should be marked clearly so the seedlings can grow undisturbed.

Biennial, but can self seed and flowers then every other year. Very toxic plant.

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