Digitalis x Isoplexsis Illumination Flame
The English Foxglove is so well known to gardeners everywhere. Now the world of plant breeding has done it again by crossing Digitalis (The English Foxglove) with Isoplexsis which is native to the Canary Islands. The result are these selected plants make up this new combined family, the Digiplexis Illumination series.Flowers are nonstop from spring through to early winter. Flowers are borne on large spikes on top of the attractive foliage to around one metre high. Flower colour is bright pink with cream centres.
Flowering from early spring, summer, autumn and into early winter. The tall spikes of flower growing up to 1 m high are show stopping.
Grows to 1cm high x 50cm wide.
Honey eating birds, bees and insects are attracted to the flower making another real benefit for these plants in your garden. They are just as easy to grow in containers as in garden beds, a real highlight for your garden.
Position - Full sun.
Tip pruning three weeks after planting promotes more flower spikes. Ensure plants are watered during dry times and fertilised regularly, particularly during hot and sunny weather.
At a Glance
- Butterfly & bird attracting
- Full sun
- Easy to grow