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Common name

English: Common Foxglove, Purple Foxglove

German: Roter Fingerhut

Mandarin: 毛地黄 (mao di huang)

Portuguese: Folha-de-raposa

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Scrophulariales (98)

        Family: Scrophulariaceae (40)(family description)

          Genus: Digitalis (4)

            Epithet: purpurea L. (7)

purpurea => purple

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Digitalis purpurea at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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