April - May
Common name: Foxglove
Genus Name: Digitalis purpurea
Family Name: Plantaginaceae
Place of Origin: This plant originates from Europe.
How long do they last? 5-7 days
Foxglove is a biennial herb. The slender long stem is packed with umbel-shaped flower heads which make it such an attractive summer flower.
Did you know?
That the foxglove is, until this day, used for its heart glycosides to treat heart conditions.
When buying foxglove, look for densely packed flowers. Make sure the flowers are free from damage, marks or disease.