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Digiplexis x 'Firecracker' PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

FIRECRACKER DIGIPLEXIS

Buy Firecracker Digiplexis online. This hybrid tender Foxglove is the result of a cross between common foxglove Digitalis purpurea and the Canary Island foxglove Isoplexis canariensis. 'Firecracker' feautures small, vivid orange-yellow flowers that bloom continuously from late spring until frost on tall stems over a tight mound of foliage. Firecracker Digiplexis is perennial in Zones 8 or warmer, and should be treated as an annual in colder climates.
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Height:

28-32 Inches

Spread:

18-20 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

8-11

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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Orange
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
  • Seed
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Northern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rain Garden
  • Border Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rock Gardens
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Cut Flowers
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Digitalis is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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