Digitalis purpurea ‘Dalmatian White’ (Dalmatian Series)
Foxglove ‘Dalmatian White’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Dalmatian White’ _ ‘Dalmatian White’ is a rosette-forming, hairy biennial or short-lived perennial with ovate to lance-shaped, toothed, dark green leaves and, in early summer, tall, upright spikes of white flowers with dark purple-speckled throats. This cultivar will bloom in the first year.
Erect flower stem, Rosette
All parts of the plant are highly toxic if eaten
Spotted, White in Summer
Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf spot , Powdery mildew
Cut back main flower spike as it fades to encourage a second flowering. Cut back to the ground after flowering.
Seeds can be planted in situ and plants left to self-seed after flowering.
WHERE TO GROW
Digitalis purpurea ‘Dalmatian White’ (Dalmatian Series) (Foxglove ‘Dalmatian White’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.4m after 1-2 years.
Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wildflower, Wildlife, Woodland
Plant in almost any soil or situation except very wet or very dry. An ideal site is a humus-rich soil in part shade. Mulch in early spring.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West