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Foxgloves in Winterbourne | by Heaven`s Gate (John)
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Foxgloves in Winterbourne

Winterbourne House & Gardens are part of the Edgbaston campus of the University of Birmingham, England and the 6 acres of gardens are tended by students studying Botany. The house was built in 1904 for John Nettlefold, a Birmingham industrialist and founder member of the current global group, GKN.

Common Name: Foxglove

Genus: Digitalis

Species: purpurea

Exposure: Partial shade, Shade

Hardiness: Hardy

Soil type: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Dry, Moist

Height: 150cm

Spread: 45cm

Time to plant seeds: May to June

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Uploaded on September 1, 2012