Digitalis ambigua Murray

Family: Plantaginaceae

Genus: Digitalis


From Bot. Reg. Ambigua is a hardy plant, and will grow almost anywhere without care. Propagated by seed and by parting the root. Blooms in July and August.

Rabbit resistant.


Published in Prodr. Stirp. Gott. 62 in 1770.

Synonym of Digitalis grandiflora Mill.

Also published in Bot. Reg. 1: 64 in 1815.

From Bot. Reg. Native of the more southern parts of Europe, especially of Germany, chiefly affecting mountainous situations.

Other names listed in Bot. Reg.:

Digitalis grandiflora Mill. - accepted name

Digitalis ochroleuca Jacq. - synonym

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