Digitalis thapsi (is a fully hardy biennial evergreen plant with pink flowers in late Spring. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are ) arranged in a inflorescence. It has average drought tolerance.
Digitalis thapsi grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 8 (slightly alkaline ranges from 7.6 to 8). It is adapted to chalk, clay, clay loam, loam, loamy sand, peat, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils.
This is a erect plant and has a clump forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 0.6m / 2ft and spread of 0.3m / 11.8in. It can take 0-1 year to reach its ultimate height.
It has green leaves. They arein shape.
Severe in whole plant. Can be fatal if eaten.
City courtyard garden, cottage informal garden, flower border and bed, low maintenance, wild flower garden, wild life garden and woodland margin.
Propagation techniques include seed.-31°C / -23.8F to 0-1 year 0.6m / 2ft 0.3m / 11.8in
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|Specific epithet ?||thapsi|
|Fingerhut Foxglove (Ireland)|
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