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Common Name:  Foxglove

Family: Digitalis purpurea

Genus & Species: Common Foxglove

Family Characteristics: Summer-Flowering Biennial

Identifying Traits of the Species: Self-Seeding Biennial

Type of Habitat: Western Europe

Average Plant Size: 3 to 7 Feet Tall

Type of Flower and Fruit: Bell-Shaped

Season in Which the Plant Flowers: Late Spring

Special Importance to Man or Animals: Wildly Used Heart Medicine

Research Refrences
          1. Encarta Encyclopedia 99
          3. Treasury of Gardening
My Quia activities and quizzes
Foxglove Jumble
Foxglove Hangman
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