Chelone glabra Seeds


White Turtlehead

Spikes of elegant white flowers bloom late summer to early fall on this northeastern NATIVE, introducing flowers at a time of year when little else is blooming. Host plant for the Baltimore checkerspot butterfly.

Full-part sun. Average to moist, humusy soils, needing more moisture in sunny locations. Height 2-3′. Deer resistant. Zones 3-8.

mininum 50 seeds

photo at left by Isabella Conservation District Environmental Education Program