Thompson & Morgan

Important delivery notice
We have detected which country you are viewing this site from and feel your requirements might be better suited by viewing one of our other websites below.

Rollover image for an enlarged view

Foxglove 'Alba'

Digitalis purpurea f. albiflora, Digitalis purpurea 'Alba'

Hardy Biennial

Marvellous large pure white spikes, a rare and unusual colour. Magnificent in the border in sun or part shade and very useful as a cut flower. Flowers early summer.

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
May, June, July
Sowing Months:
May, June, July
Position:
sun or semi shade, dappled shade
    • 1 packet (150 foxglove seeds)

    •  
    • Despatch: Despatch within 24 hours
    • £2.99
Sow in late spring early summer outdoors in a well prepared seed bed. Sow the seeds very thinly 1.5mm (1/16in) deep in drills 30cm (12in) apart, keep the soil damp until germination takes place then thin out the seedlings to 15cm (6in) apart when large enough to handle.

Transplant 60cm (24in) apart into flowering site in the autumn for flowering the following year.

They will grow in most soils and prefer part shade.

Caution: irritant to skin and eyes, toxic if eaten.
Post a review
Title of review


Rating 1 2 3 4 5
Comment
You will be redirected to login/registration page to post your review.
Reviews are subjected to approval.