Digitalis 'Dalmatian Purple' F1 Hybrid

An F1 hybrid, first-year flowering foxglove with raspberry- pink flowers, speckled on the inside. Remove faded flower spikesbefore they set seed, to encourage more flowers in the second year. More
25 jumbo seedlings, for spring/summer planting 511207-SP25 £32.95 Delivery late March
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5 jumbo seedlings, for spring/summer planting 511207-SP05 £8.50 Delivery late March
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10 jumbo seedlings, for spring/summer planting 511207-SP10 £15.50 Delivery late March
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Or buy this as part of our Digitalis purpurea 'Dalmatian Mixed' F1.

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An F1 hybrid, first-year flowering foxglove with raspberry- pink flowers, speckled on the inside. Remove faded flower spikes before they set seed, to encourage more flowers in the second year.

Genus Digitalis
Group/Species purpurea
Variety Dalmatian Purple F1
Type Perennial (grown as an annual)
Common Name Foxglove
Border Position Border (Middle)
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Site Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Foxgloves will grow in most soils (except very wet or very dry) but prefer fertile soil in a semi-shaded spot. To help plants establish sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole. See our advice pages for a guide to sowing and growing foxgloves.
Care Tips Remove the first flower spike early to encourage more 'prince' flowers from the base. May require protection from severe frost. Caution: All parts of the plant are highly toxic if ingested.
Flowering May - July
Vase Life 7-10 days. As you cut put them in a deep bucket of warm water and leave for several hours before arranging. Remove any flowers hanging by the stigma.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Delivery

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Digitalis 'Dalmatian Purple' F1 Hybrid reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Keith

Unfortunately all of the digitalis failed. They grew in a very stunted way and only reached around 18" high with little flower bud on them.