Downy Yellow False Foxglove
About Downy Yellow False Foxglove
Downy Oak Leach is an herbaceous perennial and hemiparasitie on white oaks. It is commonly found in the mountains in dry to mesic forests, and along streambanks. The yellow flowers open June-August in terminal clusters of yellow funnel-shaped blooms atop downy stems. They prefer partial sun in rocky, clay or sandy loams.
Also known as
downy yellow false foxglove and downy oak leach
How to care for Downy Yellow False Foxglove
Downy Yellow False Foxglove needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Downy Yellow False Foxglove love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Downy Yellow False Foxglove does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Downy Yellow False Foxglove after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.