Chelone obliqua 'Tiny Tortuga' PP25350


'Tiny Toruga' ('Armtipp02') Turtlehead is a compact descendant of 'Hot Lips', with the same deep pink flowers which resemble Snapdragon buds.  The leaves emerge in the spring in shades of bronze and turn to deep green as the flowers emerge in July and August.  Chelone 'Tiny Tortuga' colonizes slowly and loves moist to wet areas.  If you studied Spanish in school, you'll recognize 'Tortuga' as 'Turtle', and get the name pun.

PRN Preferred:  All the great attributes of "Hot Lips" but a more compact form.

  • Category: Perennials
  • Alternate Cultivar: Armtipp2'
  • Patent: PP25350
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 16 Inches
  • Spread: 24 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Pink


Qty Description Comments Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
8 Chelone obliqua Tiny Tortuga #1 (NATIVE-deep pink) Login for pricing
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