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Strangedigitalis

Observed: 18th May 2011 By: Brenda
strangedigitalis
Description:

I know that this is a foxglove, digitalis, but I have never seen a plant with this cup-shaped bloom on the top of the plant. There are several of these forms all growing together in a patch. Is this unusual or just a form I haven't come across before?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) interacts

Comments

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Foxglove flower

It's known as a peloric flower and can occur in other species of plants such as penstemons.