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Foxglove

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Foxglove
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Species with which Common Foxglove (Digitalis Purpurea) interacts

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I have observed foxgloves

I have observed foxgloves appearing in woodland after thinning after complete absence from the wood for , according to records, 150 years. this suggests that the foxglove can lay dormant for an incredibly long time.

furthermore I have heard of extracts of the plant being used as rat poison once properly prepared