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Digitalis mertonensis * Strawberry Floxglove

Digitalis mertonensis is a garden cross between D. grandiflora and D. purpurea. Digitalis mertonensis will live for 2-3 years, primarily blooming during the second season. Digitalis mertonensis will bloom from mid to late Spring. The plants are poisonous and should not be planted where this could be a problem. The turnabout to that is what keeps them safe from the deer. Digitalis mertonensis requires good soil and moderate moisture. Digitalis mertonensis is Winter hardy to zone 4.

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Digitalis mertonensis