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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Could this be a Digitalis?

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golddog
Western, PA
(Zone 6a)

July 5, 2002
2:04 AM

Post #35040

I received this seed labeled as a Verbascum with a very long species name. 18" tall and perennial. Any thoughts?

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motts1
south central, WI
(Zone 5a)

July 5, 2002
4:36 AM

Post #296350

Does not look anything like my verbascum, but I am new to foxglove-so no help there.
Baa

July 5, 2002
9:46 AM

Post #296412

This is the species Digitalis thapsi.


http://www.gartendatenbank.de/pflanzen/digitalis/014.htm

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This message was edited Friday, Jul 5th 5:55 AM
poppysue
Westbrook, ME
(Zone 5a)


July 5, 2002
12:02 PM

Post #296455

Baa - that's a neat site. It has some wonderful pictures!
Baa

July 5, 2002
4:47 PM

Post #296585

You're right Poppysue it is a good site, I had barely looked at it until you mentioned it (sheepish grin). I'm not convinced about his close up of D lanata though!

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