What's your question? Ask

Foxglove Plants

Q.I have a foxglove with mauve flowers on bottom half of spike and white on top half – how does this happen?

Zone LN11 7AD | Anonymous added on June 23, 2020 | Answered

The foxglove is over 6ft tall

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 24, 2020

This beautiful mutation is called a "sport." Here's an article that explains the phenomenon:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Foxglove Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert