DIGITALIS X MERTONENSIS ‘SUMMER KING’
An evergreen perennial with masses of large tubular
strawberry pink flower in early summer, on spikes
high above evergreen rosettes of mid green leaves.
It prefers partial shade on a well drained fertile soil.
Location Partial shade
Flowers Early summer
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DIGITALIS X MERTONENSIS ‘SUMMER KING’ is an annual summer flowering plant native to Europe and Asia. It has been cultivated since the early 19th century. Its flowers are usually pinkish red, sometimes white, and grow in clusters.
Product Description: Digitalis x Mertonensis ‘Summer King’ is a hybrid between Digitalis grandiflora and Digitalis mertonensis. This variety is a perennial herbaceous plant growing to 60 cm tall. It produces large flower heads which are pinkish red, occasionally white.
• Perennial herbaceous plant
• Flowers are pinkish red, sometimes whitish
• Grow to 60 cm tall
• Easy to grow
• Good for cutting
• Great for hanging baskets