Home

Plants

Tree of Life

ID
  
 
Healthy Home Gardening
 
Foxglove - Digitalus Flower
Plantaginaceae
Digitalis


gardengeek
gardengeek

Plantaginaceae Family

Digitalis Genus

Location

native to Europe, western and central Asia, and northwestern Africa. Found in Utah.

Physical Description
biennial, often grown as an ornamental plant due to its showy flowers. The first year of growth produces only the long, basal leaves. In the second year, the erect leafy stem develops.

VIDEO: Foxglove - Digitalus Flower, Digitalis - YouTube.com


Compare Species
?

Plantaginaceae
Lamiales
Lamiales
Tounge Order (Mints)
Euasterids I
Euasterids I
Real Stars Group One
Asteridae
Asteridae
Class of Stars (Daisies)
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus


General Information

The genus was traditionally placed in the figwort family Scrophulariaceae, but upon review of phylogenetic research, it has now been placed in the much enlarged family Plantaginaceae.


treatment of heart conditions

The scientific name means "finger-like" and refers to the ease with which a flower of Digitalis purpurea can be fitted over a human fingertip.










Digitalus Flower - Flower
Digitalus Flower - Flower - July 08, 2009

Comment: Foxglove - Digitalus Flower, Digitalis

Look for Foxglove - Digitalus Flower on:
Google: Foxglove - Digitalus Flower Wikipedia: Foxglove - Digitalus Flower YouTube: Foxglove - Digitalus Flower
Phylogenetic Tree of Life

Learn how to create a custom
Tree of Life





© Copyright 2006 - 2019 HealthyHomeGardening.com.
All Rights Reserved.
Web Design by Artatom