The hybrid Digiplexis Illumination Flame, is the result of breeding digitalis (foxglove) with Isoplexis and likes full sun to partial shade, it has medium green foliage with tubular flowers that look like a living flame, the outer petals can have a fuchsia hue with the inside transition from red to orange and it does grow upright. Digiplexis is easy to care for and does like moist, well-drained soil so give it average water. It can be planted in normal to loamy soil. It doesn’t like the cold but is hardy in zones 8-11. The Digiplexis attracts butterflies and bees as well.
Digiplexis ‘Illumination Flame’ can be used in containers, flower beds, borders and is a great cut flower. It will get 36 inches tall and 18 inches wide. They are a fast-growing bushy upright plant. Since the Digiplexis is related to Digitalis, keep it away from kids and pets because it is a skin irritant and can be harmful if ingested including the water the cut flowers are in.