Pink Turtlehead

Virtues: We love Pink Turtlehead for its bearded pink to deep rose flowers that bloom from late summer through mid-fall. Its glossy, saw-toothed edged leaves add character.

Common name: Pink Turtlehead

Botanical name: Chelone lyonii

Flowers: Pink, rosy pink

Foliage: Herbacious

Habit: Erect; grows to 1 to 3 feet tall

Origin: Native U.S. wildflower

Cultivation: Partial to full shade. Moist, acidic soil. USDA Zones 3–8.

Image Credit: public domain

_________________________________

Learn about perennial care and propagation with Horticulture‘s Perennials CD.

Improve your perennials’ soil with Mother Nature’s Cuisine Flower Cuisine.

Find dazzling flower combinations in the Perennial Companion.

Subscribe to our free weekly e-newsletter.

Related Posts:

Leave a Reply