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Foxgloves, Hillsborough

[Foxgloves, Hillsborough]

Digitalis purpurea. Member of the figwort family: Scrophulariaceae

All parts of the plant are extremely poisonous

Medicinal source of cardiac glycosides. Good plant to attract Bumble Bees to your garden (if you haven't got small children who eat everything).
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Created 23/9/98
Modified 7/10/98