Chelone lyonii 'Tiny Tortuga'
- Smaller alternative to 'Hot Lips' turtlehead
- Tolerates heavy, clay soil & partial shade
- Great at the base of Rhododendrons, Hydrangeas, & Clethra
Chelone lyonii 'Tiny Tortuga' is a compact plant with thick dark green leaves that accent the clusters of dark pink flowers nicely. It has a slow spreading habit and has good deer and disease resistance.
Uses: Bogs, Borders, Woodland Gardens
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Cut Flower
Growth Habit: Mounding