Botanical name: Digitalis ferruginea Family: Plantaginaceae (Isabgol family)
Originally found on Krk Island off the Yugoslavian coastline, Rusty Foxglove is a foxglove species with interestingly different color flowers. Inflroscences are prominent copper-hued spikes of flowers. Leaves are all at the base, lance-shaped, dark evergreen. Flowers are thimble-shaped, colored in cheerful yellows with rust accents. It is used as a garden ornamental plant in many hill-stations of India. Flowering: July-August.
Identification credit: Sweta Bhatt
The flower labeled Rusty Foxglove is ...