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Digitalis grandiflora

Digitalis grandiflora - Yellow Foxglove

More About Digitalis grandiflora

  • AKA Digitalis ambigua
  • Well-spaced, pale yellow, bell-shaped flowers with brown, freckled markings
  • Oblong, fine-toothed, glossy leaves are usually hairless with deep veining
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Flower Height: 90 cm
  • Foliage Height: 50 cm
  • Flower Size: 5 cm

Interesting Notes:

Caution: All parts of digitalis, if ingested, can cause illness. Digitalis has been used as a heart stimulant for centuries. External contact with plant parts can cause irritation for some people. 

Zone:

3

Height:

50-90 cm

Spread:

45-60 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Yellow Foxglove Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best grown in average to medium moisture, in a well-drained soil, in partial shade. Can tolerate full sun with adequate moisture. Plants rarely require staking due to the sturdy stems. Remove spent flowers to improve appearance and to prevent seeds from spreading. 


Digitalis grandiflora Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Poisonous
Poisonous
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing