Are foxgloves perennials as I keep reading different ideas
You can get both the wild variety.. and when we think of of medium sized purple/pink spiked are bi annuals. Some of the hybrid types I. E pames choice, suttons apricot are short lived perrenails that last 3 or 4 years
They are classified as biennial but some individual plants grow as short-lived perennials. I've had several wild ones last more than 2 years so there is some variation in the genes. This has been bred into the varieties sold as 'perennial', but many find those are not very long lasting and sometimes don't come back after the 2nd year.
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Sheffield, Derbyshire border.
There are also species such as D. ferruginea, D. lutea, D.parviflora and a few others which are perennial
He calls her the chocolate girl
Cause he thinks she melts when he touches her
She knows she's the chocolate girl
Cause she's broken up and swallowed
And wrapped in bits of silver