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Isoplexis (Canary Shrub Foxglove)

Canary Shrub Foxgloves are growing as perennial woody shrubs. They have large flower-stalks from bright to deep bronze and orange. All require a peaty and moist substrate in a partially shaded spot. Will flower in autumn and grow from October to May.
Use any humus rich, sandy soil, which shall be rather free of chalky soil for sowing. Do not cover seeds with soil. Keep in a partially shaded spot at some 15°C to max. 25°C. The optimal temperatures are 20°C at day and 15°C at night. Permantly high temperatures will inhibt germination! Always water from beneath. Keep at a minimum of some 10°C in winter and reduce watering to a minimum, unless grown under heated glass.
All are USDA Climate Zone 11.
40 seeds per package.

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Isoplexis canariensis (Tenerife Shrub Foxglove)

Isoplexis canariensis (Tenerife Shrub Foxglove)

150 (250)cm, Tenerife Shrub Foxglove is the tallest of the perennial woody Canary Foxglove species. It is native of Tenerife, where it is found in only few populations in open spots of the evergreen laurel forest. Makes nice, deep green, shiny, serrated leaves and plenty of large, brownish-orange, trumpet-like flowers in tall and dense racemes. Easily grown in any rich, well drained soil in partial shade (summer) to full sun (winter) at a winter minimum of some 12°C. Recently UK based Thompson & Morgan introduced a new hybrid which was thought to be impossible before: Digitalis 'Illumination Pink' combining Digitalis purpurea with Isoplexis canariensis. V-VIII.
40 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package (ex Anaga, Tenerife)2211 € 3,99*
(ex Anaga, Tenerife)
seed package (ex Erjos, Tenerife)4684 € 2,99*
seed package (ex Erjos, Tenerife)
(ex Erjos, Tenerife)
seed package (ex Tenerife - Tigaiga)6472 € 3,99*
seed package (ex Tenerife - Tigaiga)
(ex Tenerife - Tigaiga)
* This price is valid if a single item is ordered only. The shop will automatically assign discounts on bulk purchases. If several packages are ordered from this species, they will be merged into a single package. Please refer to our General Terms of Business.