Willow Leaf Foxglove (Digitalis obscura) in the Foxgloves Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Flowers: Showy
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Toxicity: Other: The Latin word digitalis means finger and the blossoms of this flower fit the human finger almost perfectly. But the flowers and leaves are highly toxic, and this plant should not be grown in areas frequented by children.
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Other: Divide in early spring or fall
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


Discussion Threads about this plant
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Beautiful! by 4susiesjoy Apr 28, 2014 8:24 PM 0
NARGS members seed exchange by CarolineScott Dec 13, 2019 10:44 AM 53
Pulsatilla sprouts by jvdubb Mar 15, 2016 5:56 PM 19
First sighting in my winter sown jug by Myles Jul 19, 2019 3:22 AM 19
My Christmas Wish List... by wcgypsy Dec 23, 2015 4:48 PM 7
What kind of Penstemon? by jvdubb Sep 28, 2014 5:11 PM 7

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