Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Foxglove (Digitalis pupurea)

Contributor(s): David Godfrey, Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

  • A member of the figwort family.
  • Found in open woods, clearings and footpaths.
  • Common in gardens - biennials and perennials.
  • Grow up to 1.5 m in height.
  • Leaves: oval-lanceolate.
  • Flowers: pink, characteristic bell-shape (June-August).

Toxicity

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Clinical signs

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Treatment

This article is available in full to registered subscribers

Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login

Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Allison K & Day C (1997) A Guide to Plants Poisonous to Horses. British Association of Holistic Nutrition and Medicine.


ADDED