Foxglove Babies: Foxglove babies

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Foxglove Babies

By maryjane
January 28, 2017

Foxglove plants are delightful in the garden. I started mine from seeds. (What do you do with a thousand sprouts? - That's another story!) It was a pleasure to find that my plants had made babies, but what to do with them? This is how I split mine to make new plants.

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Name: Jane
Tobyhanna, PA (Zone 5a)
The "Garden" is my Happy Place!
Garden Ideas: Master Level
Jan 29, 2017 5:20 PM CST
A few years ago a friend gave me a whole bunch of young foxglove plants. I planted them in shady spots and they established themselves quite well that fall. The following spring, I had flowers. Later that year (late fall) I took off the seed pods and and sprinkled the seeds from inside in different locations. By the next spring, I had hundreds of babies! I moved them in mid-spring to where I wanted them to be. They grew well and flowered the following spring. I still continue the cycle from the original plants. They are such pretty flowers!

Mar 11, 2017 6:05 AM CST
Thanks for the tips on dividing and replanting foxgloves.

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