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Small Yellow Foxglove

Digitalis lutea

Also known as

Straw Foxglove, Foxglove

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

50cm

40cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Small Yellow Foxglove Overview

Digitalis lutea is a herbaceous perennial species growing to around 60cm tall with shiny foliage and inflorescences of trumpet-shaped, yellow flowers.

Common problems with Small Yellow Foxglove

How to propagate Small Yellow Foxglove

Seed

Propagate from seed in autumn.

Division

Division; they self-seed readily.

Special features of Small Yellow Foxglove

Attracts butterflies

Attracts bees

Attracts useful insects

Other uses of Small Yellow Foxglove

Grown for their flower spikes in summer.

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