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American Beauties Native Plants®

Turtlehead

Turtlehead

Chelone glabra

Regular price $30.99 USD
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Brand: American Beauties Native Plants®

Color: white flowers

Features:

  • For best results, plant in USDA zone: 3-8 - mature size: 2-3in H x 24-30in W
  • Plant is delivered in a #1 size container. It is fully rooted in the soil and can be planted immediately upon arrival, weather permitting.
  • Spikes of White Flowers that are uniquely shaped like the heads of Turtles appear above dark green foliage in late summer attracting droves of Native pollinators and butterflies.
  • Perfect for massing in wet soil and along stream edges, This plant will provide great summer color and will thrive in rain garden areas
  • Native songbirds love to use the stems of this plant for nesting while this plant also serves as the host plant for a number of Native butterfly species

Binding: Lawn & Patio

Details: Chelone Glabra unknown & underutilized, this moisture loving perennial will light up the garden in late summer & early autumn just when the landscape is crying out for color. This selection is stiffly upright growing & ideal for grouping in organic soil areas or moist areas in partial shade areas. Dense, Squatty pyramids of buds form at the top of the stem in August & open late in the month exposing white, snapdragon-like flowers with just a touch of pink. You'll love how this plant grows & thrives in moisture while your landscape's native bees & butterflies will love its nectar food possibilities &, even Birds will use the dried stems of this plant for nesting. Grow tips like moist soil & part shade.

Package Dimensions: 25.0 x 8.0 x 8.0 inches

Product Information
Growing Habit ["Upright"]
Flower Color ["White Shades"]
Spread 24-30 in
Height 2-3 in
USDA Zone ["3","4","5","6","7","8"]
Genus Chelone
Brand American Beauties Native Plants®
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