Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian White' (Dalmatian Series)

3 × 9cm pots £20.97 £18.00
9cm pot £6.99
available to order from late summer
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Buy Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian White' (Dalmatian Series) foxglove : An early-flowering bee magnet

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich soil
  • Rate of growth: average to fast
  • Flowering period: June to July
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    You won't be disappointed with this new foxglove if you like to see immediate results, as it will nearly always flower in its first year. The pure-white flowers that form on the upright branching stems, have a pretty freckling of plum coloured markings in their throat, and if cut back promptly, there may well be a second flush of flowers later in the year.

    Garden care: Ensure that the soil is kept moist in summer. After flowering, cut back the flowered spikes to encourage more sideshoots. Cut down to the ground after flowering. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted organic matter around the plant in early spring.

    These plants are mainly short-lived perennials, although if happy they will produce plenty of new sideshoots and self-seed freely.

  • CAUTION toxic if eaten

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Lovely digitalis


I love digitalis so bought 3 of these plants because it is perennial. They started flowering in early June and still looking good. Once they finished flowering, I cut off the flower stalks and more flowers have appeared from lower down the plant. I also like them because they are not as tall as the annual digitalis and their leaves are smaller.




Great plant


I bought 3 of these, along with 6 other Dalmation series digitalis and they have been in flower for a few weeks now, despite the best the wind and rain could do.




Flowered first year


Flowered in their first year, looking strong and healthy, ready for this year





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