Digitalis purpurea 'Foxy'

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Foxglove

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Tubular flowers in mixed colors of lavender, pink and white shades, very often with mottling inside the flower.
This species of Digitalis is a biennial in the garden, though you may not realize it because it reseeds. An old-fashioned favorite!

Height

30-36 Inches

Spread

20-24 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

June-August

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Will reseed into the garden. They appreciate good fertility and moisture but do not like wet feet.

Good Companions

False Forget-Me-Not, Siberian Bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla), Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), Variegated Hakone (Hakonechloa macra), Coral Bells (Heuchera ), Cinnamon Fern (Osmunda cinnamomea), Hellebore (Helleborus Winter Thrillers), Masterwort (Astrantia major), Lungwort (Pulmonaria )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Partial Shade
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Rich
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