Foxglove, Excelsior Mixed Clrs Hybrid Nice mix of flower colors for early season bloom. Spikes of speckled, shapely blooms flower in shades of pink, rose, purple, cream, primrose and white in early summer of second season after seed is sown. Grows well in partial shade or sun in borders and woodland gardens. Poisonous if eaten. Biennial. Ht. 5'. Product Details
Foxglove - An old-fashioned favorite, foxglove features tall spikes of bell-shaped flowers. Not only is it elegant, but foxglove is extremely hardy and easy to grow. Foxglove is also known for its resistance to pests and diseases. So if you want to increase your garden’s pest resistance, try planting foxglove along the borders.
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Digitalis Snow Thimble - this is perfect for a cottage garden and it's the first pure, snow-white foxglove - deer- and rabbit-resistant, attract birds and hummingbirds, but they are poisonous. Plant care is listed on this post - via Bluestone Perennials
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Flowers to grow for height in the garden, tall plants for flower borders.
Tall flowering plants are an essential element in some styles of gardening and for adding height and colour to the flower border......Hollyhocks, Foxgloves, Delphiniums, Wisteria, Fuschias, Climbing Roses, Allium, Verbena, & Sunflowers will add nice height to your gardens.