'Hot Lips' Turtlehead

Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips'

Deep pink turtle-head shaped blooms with hints of lavender, deep veined rich green foliage, unlike any other autumn flower.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart Sun
Plant Attributes:Deer ResistantGood For Wet SpotsU.S. Native
Attracts:Butterfly

Plant Type(s): Perennial

Color(s): Magenta, Pink

  • Plant Height: 2’ - 3’
  • Plant Width: 1.5’ - 2’
  • Hardy Zones: 4 - 7

Spring/Summer Care: Pinch in early season to improve branching, then leave be.

Autumn/Winter Care: Mow off the dead (leave any green) foliage in late winter.

Fertilizer Needs: Apply a slow-release fertilizer in early summer.

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'Hot Lips' Turtlehead
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