Information for Digitalis mertonensis x

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 4943
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: large STRAWBERRY RED, campan., dense spikes....tetraploid hyb.
Foliage: soft hairy lvs., long-lived plant
Height in meters: 0.6-1
Parts of Digitalis mertonensis x are considered toxic.

Common names for Digitalis mertonensis x: Foxglove Summer King,  RHS AGM,  Strawberry Foxglove, 

Digitalis mertonensis x is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
45:   Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds
131:   Toxic Plants
165:   Shady Condition Plant Seed List
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
564:  Plantaginaceae
618:  Scrophulariaceae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Digitalis mertonensis x seeds will usually germinate in 15-20 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Digitalis mertonensis x seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 17C.

Can be sown in situ.

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