Digitalis obscura ‘Sunset Foxglove’ – Native to the mountains of Spain, his rare and lovely foxglove is one of the very best in cultivation. It prefers well-drained soils & does well in both full sun with dry conditions and also in moister, shadier sites. It blooms from late spring to mid-summer with striking bell-shaped blooms in all the colours of the sunset.
Sow Digitalis obscura ‘Sunset Foxglove’ 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.