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This is a beautiful variation of a classic perennial with coppery-rose, bell-shaped flowers on sturdy plants. This is an especially useful plant for woodland or cottage-style gardens, where it can make an impressive show.

Digitalis x mertonensis

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Glossy

Leaf length : 3-12"

Leaf shape : Lance-shaped

Leaf color : Dark green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Tubular to bell-shaped

Flower color : Orange

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 1 ft.

Average size maturity height : 3 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate-Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : -40 to -35 F( Z3a)

Sunset zone : 1-10, 14-24

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Under oak trees : Yes

Barrier plants : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Oak root fungus resistance : Yes

Hummingbirds : Yes

Hedges and screens : Yes

Frost tender : Yes

Fragrance : Yes

Erosion control : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Deer resistant : Yes

Butterflies : Yes

Colorful fruits and berries : Yes

Birds : Yes

Autumn foliage color : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

Allergenic plants : Yes