digitalis purpurea definition

  • noun:
    • high leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular groups of huge tubular pink-purple plants; leaves yield drug digitalis and they are poisonous to livestock
    • high leafy European biennial or perennial having dazzling groups of big tubular pink-purple flowers; leaves yield medicine digitalis and poisonous to livestock

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