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Foxgloves, Digitalis - The Botanic Nursery 

The Botanic Nursery

Atworth, Wiltshire. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10-4. Closed Sunday & Monday. T: 07850 328756
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Foxgloves (AKA: Digitalis) from the national collection holder, The Botanic Nursery.

See our list of large plants for flowering this spring/summer here

See our list of smaller plug plants, these are more economical for postage

We also have ~9cm plants, where indicated these will flower this year. They are intermediate size

...And don't forget your foxglove seeds. The most economical way to gaden!

Foxgloves A Modern Monograph

A complete garden guide to Foxgloves and the most comprehensive work on Digitalis available. 100 pages of illustrations and descriptions of the 24 species and main cultivars with details on cultivation gained from a lifetime of study.

£5.00

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Digitalis Camelot Cream Foxglove

Perennial

F1 hybrid perennial. Uniform flowering and height. Cut central stem back directly after flowering to prolong the flowering season. Creamy flowers lightly flecked red within. 2.6 feet high.

Pre Order Plugs for April delivery. Flowering late summer £2.00

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Digitalis Camelot Lavender Foxglove

perennial

F1 hybrid perennial, usually flowering for 3 years. The flowers initially look creamy white, but mature to an exquisite lavender colour, can attain 4 feet. Best in a sunnier site but some shade ok. Cut back spent flowers to encourage even more in the same season.

Plug to Pre - Order for mid April dispatch. Will flower in 2020 £2.00

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Digitalis Candy Mountain Foxglove

Perennial

Attractive deep rose pink upward facing flowers all around the stem 2'6" Sun or light shade

plug £2.00

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Digitalis Dalmation Peach Foxglove

perennial

New subtle colour great for pots and patio plantings. A short lived perennial 2ft high well worth growing in pots for an unusual summer display. Long flowering season

Pre Order Plugs for flowering later this summer. Dispatch mid April £2.00

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Digitalis ferruginea

Perennial

A reliable favourite for sun or light shade. Tall sturdy spires of rusty brown flowers densely packed against the stems, loved by the bees. Perennial, comes true from seed and self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Up to 6 foot in good soils. Evergreen. Do not consume

Plug - Pre order for mid April dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis grandiflora Foxglove

perennial

Extremely pretty flowering border plant. Elegantly associated with almost anything else and steadily improves throughout the summer. 2' sun or shade. Herbaceous in winter.

Plug - pre order for mid April delivery £2.00

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Digitalis laevigata Foxglove

Perennial

A sun loving perennial with fascinating orange yellow flowers netted brown. The flowering stems make side branches prolonging the flowering.

Plug - pre order for mid April delivery £2.00

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Digitalis lanata Foxglove

Perennial

A perennial species that comes true from seed. Sturdy upright stems giving an architectural appearance. Covered with silver hairs from which the fawn flowers each with a white lip and violet-brown veins show through. Loves the sunny border, will self-seed in undisturbed ground. Flowers in July / August. Do not consume.

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis Lemoncello Foxglove

Biennial

NEW The best yellow of the traditional foxglove look. Repeat flowers throughout the summer an uncommon characteristic. Unlike other new foxgloves this bares fertile seed, around 2 feet 6 inches, sun or light shade. Biennial

Plug for Pre Order Dispatch mid April £2.00

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Digitalis Lucas Pink Foxglove

Perennial

NEW,this perennial sort has darker pink flowers, with paler throats, it has a long flowering season especially when the spent flowers are cut down. Great in pots but also at home in the sunny border 2 foot.

Plugs for pre order. Delivery mid April. Flowering later this year £2.00

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Digitalis Lucas White Foxglove

Perennial

NEW - Lovely white flowered perennial, sterile and therefore very free flowering, all summer long. Cut down spent flower stems to encourage even more. Great in pots or as home in the sunny border. 2 foot

Plugs for pre order. Delivery mid April. Flowering later this year £2.00

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Digitalis obscura Foxglove

Perennial

Unique species collected from a golf course development in Malaga, Spain. Wirey shrubby stems up to 18 inches high bear delightful flowers of golden yellow, heavily flushed rusty red and orange, followed by decorative seed pods. Full sun, average soil perfect drainage,

Plug - Pre order for mid April delivery £2.00

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Digitalis parviflora Foxglove

Perennial

A particularly long-lived perennial with dark green leaves. Dense spires of brown flowers each with a purple-brown lip. This species comes true from seed. Prefers a sunny site but often does well in a part shade situation. Around 3ft high.

Plug Pre order for mid april delivery £2.00

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Digitalis polkadot Petra Foxglove

Perennial

Very attractive flower, the interior spotted rather like Leopards spots which is why its referred to as The Leopard Spot Foxglove. Many rose pink flowers displaying the spotted interior on stems up to 3 feet from glossy linear foliage. Sterile but flowers for 3-4 years in sunny well drained site.

Plug to pre order for mid April dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis polkadot Princess Foxglove

Perennial

Hardy perennial foxglove with the brightest pink flowers of the polkadot series. Tough and a good grower. Long-lasting flowers for a good show.Can reach 4 feet high

Plug - Pre Order for mid April dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea 'Pam's Split' Foxglove

perennial

The same attractive throat markings as Pams Choice but with a distinctive split lipped flower giving an orchid-like effect. A interesting form, multiple stems of flowers on stems up to 3' Do not consume.

Plug - pre order for mid april dispatch - These plugs will flower later in the year £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Apricot Foxglove

Biennial

This beautiful biennial has apricot buds which open to reveal pale apricot pink flowers. Around 4 feet high taller in good soils. Sun or part shade. Happily self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Do not consume.

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Campanulata Peloric mixed colours Foxglove

Biennial

Fascinating self seeding biennial, each terminal floret is greatly enlarged forming an almost campanula like blossom. Quite natural just nature experimenting, featured in the old herbals. Comes from seed but we cannot be certain that every individual will show this characteristic.

Plugs to pre order for mid april dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Excelsior Foxglove

Perennial

Biennial Foxglove 4-5 ft in height for sun or shade, flowers around the stems, beautiful shades for the mixed border.Happily self seeds in undisturbed ground.

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea f Albiflora Foxglove

Biennial

Tall stems of beautiful white flowers, soft throat markings not visible from a distance. 5' stems branching from the base. Suits any garden colour plan and great used as a 'signature plant,' to tie together a planting scheme. Sun or shade, good soils. Biennial self-seeds in undisturbed ground. Do not consume.

Plug - Pre order for mid april dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea f. Albiflora Foxglove

biennial

Tall stems of beautiful white flowers, soft throat markings not visible from a distance. 5' stems branching from the base. Suits any garden colour plan and great used as a 'signature plant,' to tie together a planting scheme. Sun or shade, good soils. Biennial self-seeds in undisturbed ground. Do not consume.

plug - great for planting this year for stunning display 2021 £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Foxy Foxglove

Annual

Lovely throat markings in each petal. This form produces flowers all around the stem and will go from seedling to full flower in the first year. Never fails to impress! Happily sets seed for subsequent yeaers

plugs to pre order for mid April dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Gloxinoides Foxglove

Biennial

Showy tall biennial with large rounded flowers and in a range of pastel colours with some throat markings. up to 5 feet

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea New Forest Purple Foxglove

Biennial

Excellent form of our native purple flowered Foxglove. Good biennial for naturalising for sun or shade. 4 to 6 feet Biennial Do not consume

Plug - Pre order for mid april dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Oslo Fjord

Biennial

From seed collected at friends summer house near Oslo Fjord. Purple flowers extremely elegant 5'

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Pams Choice Foxglove

Biennial

Beautiful selection, large white flowers with strong chocolate maroon throat markings. Around 5feet high for sun or part shade, happily self-seeds in undisturbed sites. Do not consume. Loved by the bees.

Plug - pre order for mid april dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Primrose Carousel Foxglove

perennial

A very beautiful perennial which can be expected to do 3 flowering years, showy yellow flowers with delicate markings. An excellent plant particularly pretty with roses. 2'6" high, sun or shade. Do not consume.

Pre Order Plug for mid April Dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Snow Thimble Foxglove

Biennial

A beautiful pure white flower. Around 4' high. Prefers a good soil in sun or part shade. Easily self-seeds in undisturbed ground. Comes true from seed when grown in isolation. Biennial. Do not consume

Plug £2.00

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Digitalis purpurea Sugar Plum Foxglove

Biennial

EXCELLENT NEW cultivar. Gorgeous pink flowers with rich blackcurrant central blotch. 5ft stems, re blooms from side stems to prolong the show. Sets good seed

Pre Order Plug for mid April dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis Silver Fox Foxglove

Perennial

Beautiful hybrid foxglove with silver foliage and ivory white flowers in contrast. Flowers all around the stem at around 50cm, with many branching stems will prolong the flower show. For the hot sunny border, not ideal in moist soils in the shade where other sorts grow happily.A superb plant to grow in pots on the patio.

Plug - Pre order for mid april dispatch These plugs will flower later this summer £2.00

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Digitalis Snowy Mountain Foxglove

Perennial

New sort, perennial, with many beautiful white flowers delicately spotted maroon inside, held all around the stem. Similar habit to the lovely Candy Mountain 3 feet

Pre Order Plugs for April Dispatch £2.00

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Digitalis thapsi Foxglove

perennial

The leaves are faintly covered with hair giving an almost golden look to them. The rose pink flowers have an elegant drooping habit and a pale throat. This perennial reaches 20 inches in height. Best in full sun and well drained soil occasionally a pure white flower is found.

Plug - pre order for mid April delivery £2.00

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Digitalis vesuvius Foxglove

perennial

The grey hairy foliage makes this perennial stand out. Many branching stems of flower prolong the show. Great for sunny sites even dry. Around 2 feet tall. Shades of pink with lighter almost white throats. Sometimes white flowers.

Plug - Pre order for mid April delivery £2.00

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Digitalis x mertonensis Foxglove

Perennial

A hardy tetraploid, liking good soils and also useful in the shade. The largest flowers of any Foxglove. Comes true from seed or may be divided in spring like many other perennials. 2ft.

Plug - Pre Order for mid April delivery £2.00

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