Seagul 2012-05-08 00:55:11
Around 3-4 years ago I obtained some seed from a seed exchange that was
supposed to be Digitalis lutea, however after looking at various pictures on
the web I am wondering if it might be D. grandiflora. Does anyone have any
definite identification points to look for in comparing the two plants?
The plants I have appear to be reliably perennial – I have one which is 3
I have posted some pictures on my web site @
For reference the plant pictured is one year old and 45cm high (18 inches).
Brian 2012-05-08 00:56:15
toothed or hairy. If the flowers are about 1″ then lutea for sure. Those of
grandiflora are twice as long.
Best Wishes Brian.
Seagul 2012-05-08 06:23:21
Thanks for the reply Brian, the flowers are about 1″ long so it appears to
be D. lutea.