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Native - American

Chelone glabra

White Turtlehead

Plant Type: Native - American
Exposure: Sun Tolerant  Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade  Shade Tolerant  
FULL sun to FULL shade

White spike flowers with a tinge of pink appear August through October. Flowers look like a turtle's head. Deep green foliage on upright stems looks good all season. A Midwest native.


Height

24-36"

Spread

18-32"

Growth Habit

FILLER (mounded)

Landscape Application:

Shade and woodland gardens, bog or water margins. Tall accent for shade garden.

Chelone glabra Plant Care:

Best grown in moist to wet soils.

USDA Hardiness Zone: Zone 3 (-40/-30F)

White Turtlehead Merit Awards and Special Collections

White Turtlehead Characteristics & Attributes

Season of Interest

MIDSEASON (May-June), LATE (July-frost)

Late Season (July - frost)
Soil Moisture Needs

Moderate to high soil moisture.

Moderate
Moist
Special Benefits
Bog
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
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