Brief Description: Herbaceous, perennial plant. Upright sprout, 60-100 cm high. The leaves are oblong-lanceolate, with entire or dentate margins. Raceme inflorescence, loose and oblong. Two-lipped, yellowish corolla with brown-violet veins. The fruit is capsule. It bears flowers from July until August. 
Bibliography: Εκδοτική Αθηνών 1983. Εκπαιδευτική Ελληνική Εγκυκλοπαίδεια, Τόμος 10, Φυτολογία. Αθήνα. Heywood V. H. 1972. Digitalis L. In: Tutin T. G. Et al. (eds) Flora Europaea 3: 239-241. Strid A. & Tan K. (eds) 1991. Mountain flora of Greece, 2. Edinburgh. 
Particular Features: The species of genus Digitalis are toxic plants and are used in pharmaceutics because they contain chemical substances, like digitalin and digoxin. In therapeutics, mainly the leaves are used, which have a strong bitter taste. Digitalis in the form of var 
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