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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Chelone obliqua   

2-3’ stems bear pink flowers resembling turtle heads Aug.-Sept. 

 
    Common Name:Turtlehead
    Hardiness Zones:3-7
    Exposure:   
    Native:Yes
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant where soil is moist and high in organic matter.

About Chelone: Found in moist swampy spots, Chelone is perfect for damp or poorly drained soil. It works well next to a water feature, downspout or pond and with adequate moisture it will also perform well in the garden. Fall blooming. Attracts butterflies.