Most foxglove blossoms point down but this one points UP so the beautiful blooms that start peachy and end up dark pink very showy. Foxglove (Digitalis hybrida Candy Mountain) Perennial, Tall 3-4' (Plant 1-2' apart) Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Mostly Shady Zones: 4-9 I started these from seed and I risked planting them (with trepidation) in an area with shade most of the day but hot afternoon sun. They thrived and all of them grew to AT LEAST 4 feet!
Foxglove Biennial - Digitalis - Beautiful but Poisonous
Foxglove-Digitalis Against west fence Height: 2.00 to 5.00 feet Spread: 1.00 to 2.50 feet Bloom Time: May to June Bloom Description: Strawberry pink, white, or purple Sun: Full sun to part shade Water: Medium Maintenance: Low
Penstemon digitalis - Beard tongue Missouri native plant White, two-lipped, tubular flowers with the corolla divided into a lower lip with 3 lobes and an upper lip with 2 lobes. Penstemon is sometimes commonly called beard tongue because the sterile stamen has a tuft of small hairs.(5 stamens - four are fertile and one is sterile)