Chelone glabra – White turtlehead

An important host plant providing larval food and nectar for butterflies, bumblebees, and ruby-throated hummingbirds.


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Description

Commonly called turtlehead, this perennial has snapdragon-like flowers and dark-green foliage.

Slowly spreads by rhizomes.

Height: 2-3 ft

Sun: Partial shade

Water: Medium to wet

Bloom color: White with pink tinge

Bloom time: August to October