Chelone glabra 'Leiderhosen'

Chelone glabra 'Leiderhosen' - Turtlehead from Hoffie Nursery
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Turtlehead

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

This sport of Chelone glabra was discovered by David Leider at Hoffie Nursery. The dark red stems are strong to hold the climbing white blooms. Leaves are dark green and narrow.

Height

24-36 in

Spread

16-20 in

Color

White

Bloom Time

July-September

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Bugleweed (Ajuga reptans), Lenten Rose (Helleborus ), Plantain Lily (Hosta ), Japanese Windflower Anemone (Anemone hupehensis), Forget-Me-Not (Myosotis sylvatica), Lungwort (Pulmonaria ), Toad Lily (Tricyrtis formosana), Globe Flower (Trollius chinensis)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Containers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Organic
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