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Re: foxglove

Bonnie, I don't know what to tell you.  I have never started these 
myself.  They were here when we moved here, and just reseed.
Since the seeds are falling now, I would guess that they should
be started now, but I don't see seedlings coming up in the fall.
Maybe, just put them out in a protected place and mark the spot
to look for them next spring.  They probably won't bloom the first
year, but they will come back pretty dependably after that.
I hope you aren't disappointed with these - they don't really
look like the ordinary foxgloves.  I love them, but they aren't
really showy.
Good luck with them.
In a message dated 08/14/2007 4:04:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, 
holmesbm@usit.net writes:

Auralie, Thanks so much for the yellow floxglove seeds. I have always
used seedlings, my foxglove are white) so am a little uncertain about
when to start these. When do you usually plant the seeds? Here, foxglove
blooms late spring/early summer, depending on our weather, so I'm
thinking of putting some seeds out now to see if they do well with
cooler winter temperatures.

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