Large Yellow Foxglove

Plant picture

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Digitalis grandiflora
Common Name: Large Yellow Foxglove
Type: Herbaceous Perennial
Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bloom Time: May to June
Height: 24-36 inches
Light Requirements: Morning shade with afternoon sun, Filtered shade
Flower Color: Yellow
Wildlife: Butterflies
Special Characteristics:
  • True perennial foxglove
  • Will put on rebloom
  • initial bloom in spring
  • Will reseed in certain conditions
  • though easy to control
  • Cut flower stem after blooming
  • Deer tolerant
Potential Pests: Aphids, mealy bugs, Japanese beetles
Serious Diseases: Powdery mildew; leaf spot; crown rot; black spot