Digitalis purpurea ‘Sugar Plum’ seeds – (Foxglove)

$4.10

Description

This foxglove has light pinkish lavender flowers with dark rich plum throats which are speckled. It has strong stems . Flowers are produced in the second spring after growing from seed.

Note that all parts of this plant icluding the seeds, are poisonous to animals and children

Sowing advice
Sow in spring, summer and autumn.Can be sown indoors or outdoors
Sow onto moist seed raising mix. Do not cover as light is needed for germination. Water from the bottom of pots to avoid disturbing the seed. Keep moist but not waterlogged. Cover with a glass tray or clear film to keep the moisture in. Germination takes 14-21 days at 15 – 18 deg C.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Biennial

Common Name

Foxglove

Family

Plantaginaceae

Maximum Height

approx 120 cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30