Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips'
More About Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips'
- Rose-pink, turtlehead-shaped flowers appear on reddish stems
- Oblong leaves emerge a glossy, bronze maturing to dark green
- Bloom Time: September to October
Pink Turtlehead Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a moist to wet, rich, humus soil in partial shade. Pinching back the stems in early summer will help reduce the overall height and increase branching, producing more flowers in late summer.
Chelone lyonii 'Hot Lips' Characteristics
Bog or water garden
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall