Chelone glabra 'Black Ace'
More About Chelone glabra 'Black Ace'
- Foliage emerges in the spring with a very dark cast
- Leaves turn green as the summer progresses
- White flowers are hooded and look similar to snapdragons
- Bloom Time: August to October
White Turtlehead Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a moist to wet, rich, humus soil, in partial shade, however, will tolerate full sun with adequate moisture. Pinching back the stems in early summer will help reduce the overall height and increase branching, producing more flowers in late summer.
Chelone glabra 'Black Ace' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall