Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian Purple'
More About Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian Purple'
- Tall spikes of rose-purple, bell-shaped flowers with speckled, dark purple throats
- Mid-green, oblong leaves have deep veining
- First year flowering, perennial foxglove
- Bloom Time: Early summer
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.
Foxglove Growing and Maintenance Tips
Best grown in average to medium moisture, a well-drained soil, in partial shade. Can tolerate full sun with adequate moisture. Plants rarely require staking due to the sturdy stems. As like most, this cultivar self-seeds. First year flowering selection.
Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian Purple' Characteristics
Moist to Average
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