Botanical Name: Digitalis lutea
Common Name: Straw Foxglove
Category: Hardy Perennial
Seed Count: 200
Digitalis lutea – Delicate 2cm pale creamy-yellow tubular flowers are borne along one side of the 70cm tall flower stems. This hardy foxglove enjoys shade and will naturalize in parts of the garden where other plants may struggle to grow. A true perennial, it enjoys humus rich well drained soil with some moisture and will self seed quite happily. A native of the Mediterranean and North Africa, this is very garden worthy. 70cm x 30cm.
Sow Digitalis seeds on surface of good quality compost or seed raising mix at any time. Do not cover with compost as seed requires light to germinate. Place in warm place or propagator and cover with a plastic lid. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. Germination in 14 to 30 days. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden. Some seed may wait till spring to germinate naturally. Please do not discard.