common foxglove


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  • noun

Synonyms for common foxglove

tall leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular clusters of large tubular pink-purple flowers

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As well as the common foxglove (D purpurea), which has produced a lot of varieties, a number of other species should be grown more widely.
Popular biennials include Canterbury Bells, common foxglove, Sweet William and other beautiful blooms.
THE staple of any cottage garden is the common foxglove - stately spires of purple or white tubular blooms.
Imagine if the common foxglove could only be found growing in rocky ravines in a remote part of Kashmir.
Other choices include bell-flowers (Campanula lactiflora and C medium), border penstemon, common foxglove Digitalis purpurea), delphiniums, and hollyhocks.
Plant common foxglove or English lavender in your wellies to help make them bee-friendly.
The common foxglove can look attractive in a border but there are plenty of named plants and different varieties to go at which will give you flower spikes anything between 18in and 6ft long.