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Jul 2, 2015 4:21 PM CST
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Name: Denise Every
Exeter, Rhode Island (Zone 6b)
Just bought one today, and the sun requirements say full sun to full shade! Ok, where do I plant it?
Jul 2, 2015 4:54 PM CST
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Name: Rob Duval
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Foxglove can be pretty forgiving regarding the amount of light they get, but mine have always seemed to do best when getting at least partial sunlight rather than full shade. I'd lean towards more sun than shade, personally.
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Jul 2, 2015 9:09 PM CST
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Name: Denise Every
Exeter, Rhode Island (Zone 6b)
Ok, sounds good! Did not get any planting instructions, depth, mulch?
Jul 2, 2015 10:54 PM CST
Name: Sandy B.
Ford River Twp, Michigan UP (Zone 4b)
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Welcome to All Things Plants, Denise!

Just plant it at the same depth it's growing in the pot, and mulch is fine -- I have foxglove in a northeast corner that just gets sun early in the day, and the soil stays quite moist there, growing with bleeding hearts, ferns, and hosta, and it seems that they are happy with that environment Smiling
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