Chelone lyonii (Pink turtle-head)
Also known as:
Pink turtle-head is a glossy, deep green plant with uniquely-shaped pink to red flowers. The plant blooms in late summer or early fall. Tolerant of wet sites and some flooding, it can be used in wet spots in the garden or along the edges of streams and ponds.
This plant has some cultivated varieties. Go to list of cultivars.
- Large plant (more than 24 inches),
- Medium plant (12-24 inches)
- Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily),
- Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)
- North America