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Digitalis canariensis

For sale by Robert Yeoman

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The rare unusual and beautiful Canary island foxglove from Tenerife. Need to be kept under cover until spring frosts have passed but well worth the effort!

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Digitalis canariensis

Common names



Digitalis canariensis (Foxglove). A biennial or perennial herb from The Canary Islands.


The plants are hardy and will need sun or partial shade with humus-rich, well drained soil that does not dry out excessively.

Interest and use

Grown for their flower spikes in summer.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Digitalis canariensis | Bridgewater, Somerset, TA7 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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