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Isoplexis canariensis , Canary Island Foxglove

Isoplexis canariensis

Canary Island Foxglove
Family: Plantaginaceae
Origin: Canary Islands
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterYellow/orange flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Isoplexis canariensis - a short lived shrub. Growing to 4-5 feet tall by nearly as wide with serrated, dark green foliage and in the late spring and summer months the flattened trumpet shaped apricot colored flowers in dense terminal clusters rise above the foliage.

Regularly remove spent flowers to prolong bloom. Moderately hardy. Protect during freeze. Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping.



Isoplexis canariensis , Canary Island Foxglove
Isoplexis canariensis , Canary Island Foxglove


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