English to Afrikaans Meaning :: foxglove

Foxglove :
vingerhoedjie
- vingerhoedjie

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Noun(1) any of several plants of the genus Digitalis

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(1) The foxglove is a marvellous example of a plant which is adapted to be pollinated by insects.(2) Ginger, garlic, mint, chives, red lettuce, red cabbage, sage, sunflower, fennel, foxglove , mint, chicory & endive seem to be less prone to slug attack.(3) Digitalis, a heart medication, comes from the foxglove plant.(4) Digitalis from the foxglove plants used by an old woman in Shropshire, England was analyzed and promoted for heart disease by Dr. William Withering in 1785 and was still widely used in herbal form until the 1950's.(5) Cut the bloom stalks off delphiniums, foxgloves , and hollyhocks as soon as they fade - but well before they set mature seed.(6) Many other garden plants are also highly toxic, including rhubarb leaves, autumn crocuses, delphiniums, foxgloves and laburnum.(7) Then she mixed in foxgloves with flowers in closely related colors - pink, lilac, and lavender.(8) Other staples of the cottage garden include rosemary and lavender, pale pink peonies (short-lived but gorgeous), tall hollyhocks and foxgloves which like acid soil and do well in shade.(9) In early spring, fragile perennials, such as foxgloves and delphiniums, take center stage.(10) Plants that may require staking to hold their blooms high include Canterbury bells, hollyhocks, and verbascums, with foxgloves and delphiniums in the upper garden zones.(11) They also don't eat anemones, astilbes, junipers, foxgloves , daffodils, ferns, grasses and a whole host of things.(12) Then came perennial beds with roses, lilies, foxgloves , lupins, daisies, shrubs, and more.(13) With the onset of summer there's the cow parsley, poppies, honeysuckle, wild roses, speedwell, ragged robin and foxgloves .(14) In partial shade, use balloon flowers as accent plants placed among foxgloves , hostas, or lamb's ears.(15) True to Chris's intentions, the two acre garden is fresh with scent and the colours of cowslips and foxgloves , daffodils and dandelions.(16) Birch looks wonderful sitting in a mass of plants such as foxgloves , tellima and hellebores.
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(1) foxglove ::
vingerhoedjie
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1. digitalis ::
digitalis
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