A much sought after old traditional foxglove with flowers much larger than usual which are delightfully and exotically splashed and mottled in a good range of rich colours, purple, lilac, cream, white and rose. Each flower has a large purple blotched throat. A tall, majestic plant flowering somewhat earlier than other varieties. Ideal for the back of the border and a excellent cut flower. Flowers early summer. Height 120-180cm (4-6ft).
Cottage Gardens, Wildlife Gardens, Cut Flower Garden, Woodland Garden
Sun or semi shade, Dappled shade
They will grow in most soils and prefer part shade.Caution: irritant to skin and eyes, toxic if eaten.
Sow in late spring early summer outdoors in a well prepared seed bed. Sow the seeds very thinly 1.5mm (1/16in) in drills 30cm (12in) apart, keep the soil damp until germination takes place and 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.
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These flowers are AWESOME. I sowed the seeds last year and planted out this year. I will buy somemore this years as only 69p. Bargain!