White Turtlehead


Chelone glabra

New species in 2022! Available for Pre Order.

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: medium to wet
Soil: rich in organic matter
Mature Height: 3 feet

187 in stock


Known for its clusters of white tubular flowers that resemble turtle heads. The name is derived from the Greek chelone, meaning “tortoise.” Flowers appear on top of stout stems with shiny green leaves in late summer and fall. Grows best in part to full sun sites with moist soil rich in organic matter. A great addition to your wildflower garden, attracting bees and hummingbirds.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

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Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Sun to Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Moist to Wet, Medium, Moist, Wet

Soil Requirements

Rich in Organic Matter



Flower Colour


Bloom Period

Summer, Fall