Photo Courtesy of North Creek Nurseries

Chelone lyonii Tiny Tortuga (Turtlehead)

Large hooded fuchsia flowers grow opposite each other on spikes of dark green leaves. Slow growth rate.

Blooms from late summer to mid fall
1.5 ft tall x 1 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info PP25350