Series: Polkadot Series

Digitalis 'Polkadot Polly'

Polkadot Polly Foxglove

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

The well-branched, bushy plants have a uniform habit and evenly spaced flowers all around the stems.  They create a colorful show of deep pinkish apricot flowers in the garden all season long, especially when planted en masse.  Biennial.


More About Digitalis 'Polkadot Polly'

  • Members of this collection all have sterile flowers, so they have an incredibly long bloom time from early summer througBreeder: Thompson & Morganh early fall.
  • Peach to apricot colored flowers

Digitalis forms large rosettes of downy, green, oblong leaves from which numerous flower spikes emerge. It looks especially nice when planted along fences, at the wood's edge, or in large containers.


Height:

24-30 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Digitalis 'Polkadot Polly' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Border
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Dried Flower

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Does best in full sun
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Re-bloomer
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Early Spring

Flower Color

  • Apricot
  • Peach

Habit

  • Rounded
  • Mounding