Digitalis Foxlight™ Plum Gold
The bright pink flower spikes have a delightful rich plum and gold speckled throat creating a sensational display from spring onwards. Flowers will attract bees to your garden. Compact deep green foliage will die down in autumn and it may require protection from frost.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from long periods of frost
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 50cm (24in x 20in)
Digitalis prefer lighter soils, as my soil is quite heavy I add compost to the top few inches of soil to make it lighter for growing in.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Leaf Spot, Powdery Mildew
Plant Care: Remove dead flowers to aid further flowering. Cut to ground level once flowering is over.
Care and Time: Medium - spring
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: Creates a great display, good for a mixed border, excellent summer flowering
History: The Foxlight™ varieties have been bred to be more compact and flower in their first year.
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propagation without a license is illegal.