Every Wildflower Has a Story to Tell

Every Wildflower Has a Story to Tell

5. Foxglove

This flower has plenty of nicknames. Some of them are witch’s thimble, fairy petticoat, fairy cap, and folksglove. It is a mystical plant. It was believed that foxes put the blossoms on their paws which helped them sneak into henhouses and steal chickens. Scandinavians say that fairies would ring the blossoms to warn foxes that there are hunters around.

Every Wildflower Has a Story to Tell Foxglove

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