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Foxgloves, Digitalis - The Botanic Nursery 

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Foxgloves (AKA: Digitalis) from the national collection holder, The Botanic Nursery.

See our list of Foxgloves available now to flower in 2021

...And don't forget your foxglove seeds. The most economical way to gaden!

Foxgloves A Modern Monograph

A complete garden guide to Foxgloves and the most comprehensive work on Digitalis available. 100 pages of illustrations and descriptions of the 24 species and main cultivars with details on cultivation gained from a lifetime of study.

£5.00

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Digitalis ferruginea

Perennial

A reliable favourite for sun or light shade. Tall sturdy spires of rusty brown flowers densely packed against the stems, loved by the bees. Perennial, comes true from seed and self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Up to 6 foot in good soils. Evergreen. Do not consume

9cm pots ready to plant out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis ferruginea Gelbor Herold

Perennial

A reliable favourite for sun or light shade. This sort has more mustard yellow flowers, sturdy spires reaching around 4 feet, evergreen rosette of foliage, loved by the bees. Perennial, comes true from seed and self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Do not consume

Sent in their 9cm pots, ready to plant out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis grandiflora Foxglove

perennial

Extremely pretty flowering border plant. Elegantly associated with almost anything else and steadily improves throughout the summer. 2' sun or shade. Herbaceous in winter.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis lanata Foxglove

Perennial

A perennial species that comes true from seed. Sturdy upright stems giving an architectural appearance. Covered with silver hairs from which the fawn flowers each with a white lip and violet-brown veins show through. Loves the sunny border, will self-seed in undisturbed ground. Flowers in July / August. Do not consume.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis Lemoncello

Biennial

NEW The best yellow of the traditional foxglove look. Repeat flowers throughout the summer an uncommon characteristic. Unlike other new foxgloves this bares fertile seed, around 2 feet 6 inches, sun or light shade. Biennial

Plug Plant for potting into 3" pots to flower later this summer £2.00

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Digitalis parviflora Foxglove

Perennial

A particularly long-lived perennial with dark green leaves. Dense spires of brown flowers each with a purple-brown lip. This species comes true from seed. Prefers a sunny site but often does well in a part shade situation. Around 3ft high.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea Apricot Foxglove

biennial

Hardy perennial foxglove with apricot pink flowers. Tough and a good grower, multiple flower spikes with long-lasting flowers are sure to please. Sun or part shade great with roses and the mixed border.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea Campanulata Peloric mixed colours Foxglove

Biennial

Fascinating self seeding biennial, each terminal floret is greatly enlarged forming an almost campanula like blossom. Quite natural just nature experimenting, featured in the old herbals. Comes from seed but we cannot be certain that every individual will show this characteristic.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea Excelsior Foxglove

Biennial

Biennial Foxglove 4-5 ft in height for sun or shade, flowers around the stems, beautiful shades for the mixed border.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea f. Albiflora Foxglove

biennial

Tall stems of beautiful white flowers, soft throat markings not visible from a distance. 5 feet high, stems branching from the base. Suits any garden colour plan and great used as a signature plant, to tie together a planting scheme. Sun or shade, good soils. Biennial self-seeds in undisturbed ground. Do not consume.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea Gloxinoides Foxglove

biennial

Showy tall biennial with large rounded flowers and in a range of pastel colours with some throat markings. 4'-5'

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea New Forest Purple Foxglove

Biennial

Excellent form of our native purple flowered Foxglove. Good biennial for naturalising for sun or shade. 4 to 6 feet Biennial Do not consume

9cm plants sent in pots ready to plant out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis purpurea Pams Choice Foxglove

biennial

Beautiful selection, large white flowers with strong chocolate maroon throat markings. Around 5' high for sun or part shade, happily self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Do not consume. Loved by the bees.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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Digitalis Silver Fox Foxglove

Perennial

Beautiful hybrid foxglove with silver foliage and ivory white flowers in contrast. Flowers all around the stem at around 50cm, with many branching stems will prolong the flower show. For the hot sunny border, not ideal in moist soils in the shade where other sorts grow happily.A superb plant to grow in pots on the patio.

Lovely plugs ready to pot up and grow on to flower later this summer. For sun and dryer areas £2.00

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Digitalis thapsi Foxglove

perennial

The leaves are faintly covered with hair giving an almost golden look to them. The rose pink flowers have an elegant drooping habit and a pale throat. This perennial reaches 20 inches in height. Best in full sun and well drained soil occasionally a pure white flower is found.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. These sun lovers will flower in August. £4.00

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Digitalis vesuvius Foxglove

perennial

The grey hairy foliage makes this perennial stand out. Many branching stems of flower prolong the show. Great for sunny sites even dry. Around 2 feet tall. Shades of pink with lighter almost white throats. Sometimes white flowers.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. These sun lovers will flower in August £4.00

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Digitalis x mertonensis Foxglove

Perennial

A hardy tetraploid, liking good soils and also useful in the shade. The largest flowers of any Foxglove. Comes true from seed or may be divided in spring like many other perennials. 2ft.

Sent in 9cm pots, ready for planting out in mid April. £4.00

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