Photo Courtesy of NVK Nurseries

Chelone obliqua (Turtlehead)

Hooded flowers range in hue from red to pink to deep rose and bloom opposite each other in spikes along with smooth green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid summer
2-3 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native