Digitalis lanata

£4.50

Also known as the ‘Woolly Foxglove’, D.lanata produces woolly spikes, often reddish-purple in colour, and the mid-green, lance shaped leaves sometimes have white woolly hairs on the leaf veins.
Position: Dappled shade
Soil: Any
Rate of growth: Moderate
Flowering period: Spring
Hardiness: Half hardy/ biennial
Pot size: 9cm
Eventual height and spread: 4ft x 1ft

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Product Description

Holder of the Royal Horticultural Society’s prestigious Award of Garden Merit (AGM), this unusual foxglove is well-worth trying in a shady, well-drained spot in the garden.
Digitalis lanata has a beautiful colouration, from late spring to mid summer it produces tall spikes of densely packed, fawn-coloured flowers each with a pearl coloured lower lip. Each of the blooms is delicately patterned with dark brown veins.  This hardy plant is a biennial.Size 9cm
Position: Dappled shade
Soil: Any
Rate of growth: Moderate
Flowering period: Spring
Hardiness: Half hardy/ biennial
Pot size: 9cm
Eventual height and spread: 4ft x 1ft