Plant Details: Cuthbert's Turtlehead
Category Perennials  
Zone: 3 - 7
 
Out_of_stock: Y
Common Name Cuthbert's Turtlehead Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Chelone cuthbertii
Description This is a real find, very rare and difficult to acquire in the trade. this species grows only in mountain bogs and may be have a more demanding culture tan other species. Moist acid soils in part sun are best. Florescent lilac pink flowers are borne in September on the terminal ends of the stems. The flowers last for three weeks or more. Possibly could reseed if conditions are perfect. This group of seedlings are from Rabun county, Georgia from the only known Georgia population.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
N
 
dry:
N
 
full:
N
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
N
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
N
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
N
 
sand:
N
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2009-08-21 20:28:30.0
Container Size
Price
4 inch
12.00
Last Update:
2012-10-02 16:12:02.0
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