Chelone lyonii ‘Hot Lips’

(Hot Lips Turtlehead)


$8.99


Hardiness Zones:

 3a  3b  4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

Cheerful spikes of pink Snapdragon-like flowers over spreading plants. Ideal middle-of-the-border plant for contrasting color and foliage among dwarf shrubs. May require staking and prefers moist conditions. Herbaceous perennial.

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Description

Chelone is a long-blooming perennial that thrives in moist woodland conditions. This variety has bronze-green foliage that turns a deeper green than the species, but is equally as showy. The upright, red stems provide additional interest throughout the season.

Additional information

Common Name

Hot Lips Turtlehead

Botanical Name

Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Fast

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Part-sun, Sun

Height

2 to 3 ft.

Width

2 to 3 ft.

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

late summer /fall

Flower Color

pink

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

No

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