Digitalis mertonensis

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Strawberry Foxglove

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

A very lovely perennial that may be short lived. Unique pink flowers glisten with a bronze sheen. Waffled velvety foliage is very ornamental.

Height

24-36 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

June-July

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

They appreciate good fertility and moisture, but do not like wet feet.

When to Divide

spring

Good Companions

False Forget-Me-Not, Siberian Bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla), Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), Plantain Lily (Hosta ), Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), Lungwort (Pulmonaria saccharata)

Characteristics & Attributes

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