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Chelone obliqua

Turtlehead

  • Deep carmine rose, good cut flower.
  • Dense, upright plant-stiff green stems with dark green leaves
  • flowers mid summer-early fall
  • flowers in tightly clustered raceme directly above the foliage
  • Highly pest resistant
  • Plants do best when soil is moist at all times

Height:

24-28 in

Spread:

-24 in

Hardiness Zone:

3-9

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Chelone obliqua ''

Foliage Color
Dark Green
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Habit
Upright