Digitalis Lucas White
A beautiful form of the common foxglove with pure white flowers from summer through to autumn, attracting bees to your garden. Foliage will die down in autumn and it is hardy.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer, Autumn
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer to autumn flowering
Height / Spread: 90cm x 40cm (36in x 16in)
The roots of Digitalis spread out horizontally rather than vertically so mulch well to retain moisture near the surface.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Leaf and bud eelworms, Powdery Mildew.
Plant Care: Cut back old stems in autumn to encourage side shoots.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: Wonderful colour, excellent for shade gardens, attractive to bees.
History: A beautiful white version of the popular pink foxglove, Digitalis Lucas White.
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