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Digitalis purpurea Snow Thimble

Common Name: Foxglove

Plant Family: Plantaginaceae

Price:  £5.00
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HALF PRICE HARDY PERENNIALS when you order 4 or more

Availability:  

  

10 in stock

Quantity or Pot size:  9cm Pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Shady Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Planting Style:  cottage
Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Season of Interest:  Early summer
Flower Colour:  White
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Rabbit Resistant Plants
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes


Biennial Foxglove with bold spikes of white flowers from May-July. For sun/part shade in well drained soil. Ideal for naturalising or a cottage garden as it will seed around generously. Flowers in the second year from sowing. Toxic if ingested


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10 We only send plants & seeds to UK locations (excl. Northern Ireland) Sorry we cannot ship to any other Country due to British Plant Health regulations on the export of plants post Brexit. There are no exceptions unfortunately  

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.