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Foxglove 'Camelot Lavender'

Digitalis purpurea 'Camelot Lavender'

This deciduous to semi-evergreen perennial can be either a biennial or a short lived perennial. It's dark green ovate to lance shaped hairy leaves form a rosette from which upright spikes of lavender flowers with maroon spotted throats appear.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring, Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Collect seed in late summer & plant direct in situ.

Propagation

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Chalk, Clay, Compost, Gravel, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Alkaline, Acid
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Scrophulariaceae
Flower colour
Purples, Red
Scent
Mild

Problems

Can suffer from Leaf spot and attacks from leaf & bud eelworms

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