DIGITALIS PURPUREA “Fox glove”
D. purpurea is a biennial or short-lived perennial, freely self-sowing, with a rosette
of softly hairy, oval leaves and tall,
one-sided spires of pendant, tubular, bright rosy-purple flowers 6cm long, in summer.
Grow in almost any soil, but avoid very wet or very dry
situations. Prefers a humus-rich soil in partial shade but will
grow in full sun