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Digitalis purpurea : fact sheet


Species name:
Digitalis purpurea
Common names:
common ,Vingerhoedjie
Description:
Foxglove, Herb, Erect-Herbaceous Biennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Biennials
Usage:
Herbs/Flavouring ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Bees
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant

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