Digitalis x mertonensis – Strawberry Foxglove


Digitalis x mertonensis – Strawberry Foxglove

The largest flowers of any foxglove, the soft downy bells are often described as the colour of crushed strawberries. Anyway they are luscious!

Plant type: perennial

Site: part shade,sheltered

Height: 60cm

Plant spacing: 25cm

Sown to grown: 20 weeks

Min. seeds per packet:200 seeds

Growing tips: surface sow seeds, do not cover, foxglove seeds need light to germinate. Will come true from seed and may also be divided in the Spring.

Harvesting/Arranging tips:  cut when one third of the bottom bells are open and the rest are in bud.

Vase life: 7-10 days

Cost: £2.50

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