|Gatehouse Garden Foxglove |
Digitalis purpurea 'Alba'
At least 7 feet.
This happy mother plant has produced
lots of fresh seeds that are now
processed for the seed rack.
Anno thirty-one August 2017
Growing on Shaw Island, WA.
The culture for the 'alba' seeds will be the same as for Carol's Digitalis purpurea also listed for viewing here.
Ideal for: cottage gardens, cut flower garden, woodland garden.
Ease of Sowing: EASY for all.
Keep soil damp until germination takes place. Thin to 6". Transplant to 24" apart into flowering site in autumn for flowering the following year. They grow in most soils and prefer part shade.
Harvesting flowers: Pick the top king flower out and you will promote the production of more side flowers, which is how it is with this one lush, "tall drink of water" at the Gatehouse.
|Gatehouse Garden Foxglove 'Alba' |
Seeds for sale while they last,
at the Gatehouse shed,
Squaw Bay Road, Shaw Island, WA.