rusty foxglove

Digitalis ferruginea (rusty foxglove)

Botanical Name Digitalis ferruginea
Common Name rusty foxglove
Family Plantaginaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 8
Light Requirement Part Shade
Season(s) of interest summer, fall, winter
Height and Spread 3-5ft x 1-1.5ft (90-150cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Creamy Yellow to Orange to Pale brown
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest. Native range: S. Europe, Hungary, Balkans, Turkey, Lebanon, Caucasus
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate, Southwest Dark Plate, Northeast Light Plate


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