Tiny Tortuga Turtlehead Chelone lyonii Armtipp02

Tiny Tortuga Turtlehead Chelone lyonii Armtipp02

  • Plant ID: 7764
  • Family: Plantaginaceae
  • Family Common Name: Plantain Family
  • Genus: Chelone
  • Species: lyonii
  • Cultivar: Armtipp02
  • Trademark: Tiny Tortuga
  • Common Name: Tiny Tortuga Turtlehead
  • Accession Number: 2017-0006
  • Site: Walled Garden
  • Cold Hardiness Zone: 3-8
  • Habit: dwarf
  • Plant Type: herbaceous perennial
  • Height: 16" high
  • Flower Color: pink
  • Flower Time: summer
  • Moisture Tolerance: moist
  • Light Tolerance: shade/partial shade
  • Native Range: E USA
  • Plant Description: Great late summer bloomer for sun or part shade - this is a tight-growing, compact form that is so well-behaved in the garden. Pink blooms on deep green foliage. Choice!