Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)

Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)

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Caption: Foxglove flower (Digitalis purpurea). This plant is used in herbal medicine in the treatment of heart complaints. It acts as a stimulant and tonic that regulates and strengthens the heart beat without requiring more oxygen. The leaves are strongly diuretic and used in the treatment of dropsy. This plant should be used with care as it is highly toxic.

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