8,000 seeds $2.00
photo by Sue Brown
Digitalis purpurea is a showy wildflower with spotted, purplish-pink, bell-shaped flowers on tall stems. The tubular flowers attract hummingbirds.
Digitalis purpurea is one of the few showy flowers for the shade garden. It's a biennial or short-lived perennial. Native to Europe. The plants are poisonous.
Also known as Common Foxglove. Deer resistant. Hardy in zones 4-9.
Sowing Digitalis purpurea Seeds
Start foxglove seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Or sow outdoors after the last frost. Sow on the surface. Full sun to part shade. Spacing 15".