Chelone lyonii ‘Hot Lips’
Vivid pink turtlehead-shaped flowers, speckled burgundy inside, bloom from early to mid-summer. Rich dark green, upright foliage contrasts perfectly with the brilliant flowers.
Beautiful in containers or planted en masse; it is also a lovely cut flower. Grow in fertile, humus-rich soil. Do not allow soil to dry out. Will tolerate sunnier aspects if given ample water.
Full-part sun. Height 10-12″. Spread 2′. NATIVE. Zones 4-7.