Gloxiniiflora Blend Foxglove Seeds

Heirloom

#1020
Availability: In Stock
Excellent as a cut flower, this very sturdy variety has flowers larger and wider than most foxglove varieties. As a biennial, it produces foliage the first year and flowers the second year' but it also self-sows readily, making it great for "naturalized" areas. Performs best in part shade.Caution: All plant parts are poisonous if ingested.
$1.79 350 mg

Botanical Name: Digitalis purpurea

Family: Plantaginaceae

Native: Europe and North Africa

Hardiness: Biennial in USDA zones 4-8

Plant Dimensions: 3'–5' tall

Variety Information: 2"–3" long blooms in white, pink, salmon, yellow, cream, and red while spotted on interior. Flowers of 'Gloxiniiflora' are larger and more open-faced than other foxglove varieties.

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Bloom Period: Spring to summer

Attributes: Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant

When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost, until 2 months before first fall frost.

When to Start Inside: 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost. Sow in biodegradable pots to reduce root disturbance.

Days to Emerge: 14–21 days

Seed Depth: Press into surface

Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 18"–24"

Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 18"–24"

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