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Tiny Tortuga Turtlehead

Tiny Tortuga Turtlehead

Chelone obliqua 'Tiny Tortuga'

Attracts Butterflies Cut Flowers Resists Deer

Collection: Perennials
Tags: chelone, turtlehead

The hot pink flowers are highlighted above red stems on this early blooming variety. Very compact with shiny dark green-bronze foliage.


Botanical NameChelone obliqua 'Tiny Tortuga'
ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
HardinessZone 3
Flower ColourPink
Bloom MonthsJuly, August
Patent InfoPP23,530
FeaturesAttracts Butterflies, Cut Flowers, Resists Deer

Planting Instructions

  • Remove from the growing container.
  • Dig a hole 2 times container size and same depth of container.
  • Refill with dry soil.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.