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Definition of Foxglove

Foxglove
Foxglove Fox"glove`, n. [AS. foxes-gl[=o]fa, foxes-cl[=o]fa,foxes-clife.] (Bot.) Any plant of the genus Digitalis. The common English foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) is a handsome perennial or biennial plant, whose leaves are used as a powerful medicine, both as a sedative and diuretic. See Digitalis. Pan through the pastures oftentimes hath run To pluck the speckled foxgloves from their stem. --W. Browne.

Meaning of Foxglove from wikipedia

- species of herbaceous perennials, shrubs, and biennials commonly called foxgloves. This genus was traditionally placed in the figwort family Scrophulariaceae...
- Digitalis purpurea (foxglove, common foxglove, purple foxglove or lady's glove) is a species of flowering plant in the plantain family Plantaginaceae,...
- The term foxglove is most commonly used in botany: Foxglove, a common name for the plant genus Digitalis Foxglove-tree, a nickname for Paulownia tomentosa...
- Foxglove Summer is the fifth novel in the Rivers of London series by English author Ben Aaronovitch, published 2014 by Gollancz. The protagonist Peter...
- Paulownia tomentosa (common names princess tree, empress tree, or foxglove-tree, is a deciduous tree in the family Paulowniaceae, native to central and...
- The foxglove pug (Eupithecia pulc****ata) is a moth of the family Geometridae. It has a scattered distribution across Europe, closely following the range...
- Dictionaries), Bloomsbury Academic (London) 2014, p. 85 "Foxglove Symbolism and the Meaning of Foxgloves in the Language of Flowers". Livingartsoriginals.com...
- Foxglove beardtongue or foxglove penstemon is a common name for several plants and may refer to: Penstemon cobaea, native to the south-central and southwestern...
- Digitalis lutea, the straw foxglove or small yellow foxglove, is a short-lived perennial plant. The flowers are tubular, yellow, with brown dots on the...
- Foxglove Covert is a Local Nature Reserve (LNR) located on Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire, England and is on the eastern edge of the Yorkshire Dales...
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