B and T World Seeds' reference number:
Type of plant - biennial, the leaves form a low rosette the first year, growing vertically and flowering the following spring.
Flower: deep RED
Height in meters: 0.8
Parts of Digitalis purpurea Dwarf Red are considered toxic.
Common names for Digitalis purpurea Dwarf Red:
Digitalis purpurea Dwarf Red
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
36: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
43: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
131: Toxic Plants
165: Shady Condition Plant Seed List
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Digitalis purpurea Dwarf Red seeds will usually germinate in 15-20 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Digitalis purpurea Dwarf Red seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 17°C.
Can be sown in situ.