Digitalis 'Dalmatian Cream' F1 Hybrid

A rich, cream-coloured foxglove with contrasting deep burgundy spots on the inside. This F1 hybrid lasts an age in the vase and has been developed especially for that. It will usually flower in the first year of planting. Remove faded flower spikes to encourage more flowers in the second year. More
1 x 9cm plant, for spring planting 511210-1 £4.95 Delivery late February
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3 x 9cm plants, for spring planting 511210-3 £9.50 Delivery late February
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A rich, cream-coloured foxglove with contrasting deep burgundy spots on the inside. This F1 hybrid lasts an age in the vase and has been developed especially for that. It will usually flower in the first year of planting. Remove faded flower spikes to encourage more flowers in the second year.

Genus Digitalis
Variety Dalmatian Cream, Dalmation Cream
Group F1 Hybrid
Type Hardy Biennial, Hardy Biennial (grown as a Hardy Annual), Herbaceous Perennial, Short-lived Perennial (grown as a Hardy Annual)
Common Name Foxglove
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Acid, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Part Shade, Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 50cm (20in)
Spacing 40cm (16in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant the plug slightly proud of the soil surface and sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole.
Care Tips Foxgloves appreciate humus rich soil, slightly on the acid side, out of direct sunlight. Remove the first flower spike early to encourage more 'prince' flowers from the base.
Flowering May - July
Harvesting Flower Production 3 months
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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