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Botanical name: Digitalis cariensis
Other names: Digitalis cariensis
Species: D. cariensis - D. cariensis is a rosette-forming, biennial or perennial with oblong to lance-shaped, mid-green leaves and dense, erect racemes of small, tubular, yellow flowers in summer.
Digitalis cariensis is: Evergreen
Flower: Yellow in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons
Habit: Erect flower stem, Rosette
Toxicity: Highly toxic if eaten.
Pruning: Cut back main flower spike as it fades to encourage a second flowering. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Sow seeds in containers in a cold frame in late spring.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Digitalis cariensis (Digitalis cariensis) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), Cottage/Informal, Wildflower, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in almost any soil or situation except very wet or very dry. An ideal site is a humus-rich soil in partial shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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