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Dedalera , Campanilla

Digitalis purpurea L.

Description:

Digitalis purpurea is an herbaceous biennial or short lived perennial plant. The leaves are spirally arranged, simple, 10-35 cm long and 5-12 cm broad, and are covered with gray-white pubescent and glandular hairs. The foliage forms a tight rosette at ground level in the first year. The flowering stem develops in the second year, typically 1 to 2 m tall, sometimes longer. The flowers are arranged in a showy, terminal, elongated cluster, and each flower is tubular and pendent. The flowers are typically purple but some plants, especially those under cultivation, may be pink, rose, yellow, or white. The corolla is spotted inside the bottom of the tube. The flowering period is early summer, sometimes with additional flower stems developing later in the season. The fruit is a capsule which splits open at maturity to release the numerous tiny (0.1-0.2 mm) seeds.

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6 Comments

Thanks!!
En octubre... sabes cuanto tiempo dura la flor, por que las fotos las tome en Marzo... suponiendo que la Florida esta en a Sur América...

harpster84
harpster84 11 years ago

beautiful!

p.young713
p.young713 11 years ago

Tenemos estas en la Florida, que florecen en octubre.

Isabela
Isabela 11 years ago

De nada. Las fotos son preciosas.

Muchas gracias Isabela, al parecer si es digitalis. No he podido actualizar fotos o datos por que no he tenido mucho tiempo :( El magister me esta consumiendo mucho tiempo... pero gracias por tu ayuda.
Saludos.

Isabela
Isabela 11 years ago

Hola Sebastian, Creo que esta planta es una Digitalis. He visto que en Chile hay Digitalis purpurea
http://www.chileflora.com/Florachilena/F...

Valdivia, XIV Región de Los Ríos, Chile

Spotted on Mar 4, 2011
Submitted on Mar 4, 2011

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