Foxglove 'Camelot Lavender'

Digitalis purpurea 'Camelot Lavender'

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This deciduous to semi-evergreen perennial can be either a biennial or a short lived perennial. It's dark green ovate to lance shaped hairy leaves form a rosette from which upright spikes of lavender flowers with maroon spotted throats appear.
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Planning

Difficulty

Easy

Flowering time

Summer, Spring

Fruiting time

Autumn

Harvesting

Collect seed in late summer & plant direct in situ.

Propagation

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Soil type

Chalk, Clay, Compost, Gravel, Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Neutral, Alkaline, Acid

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Personality

Family

Scrophulariaceae

Flower colour

Purple, Red

Scent

Mild

Problems

Can suffer from Leaf spot and attacks from leaf & bud eelworms

Related Problems

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