SUNSET® foxglove

Digitalis obscura

Sunset Foxglove, Digitalis obscura, Plant Select
Sunset Foxglove, Digitalis obscura, Plant Select
Dwarf selection with evergreen, willow-like foliage that is set off by burnt sienna-colored trumpet-shaped flowers. Perennial.

Tips from the pros: Shear back to the ground in spring. Carefully cut plants back in July if needed to encourage prolonged bloom. Requires well-drained soil.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 14-24 inches
Width 16-20 inches
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Orange
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4b-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2004
Annual Commercial Maintenance Hand trim back dead stems in spring.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance. This can be a long lived perennial.
Elevation Guide Up to 6200 ft