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Chelone

Chelone spp.

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Chelone Overview

Chelone contains around 5 herbaceous perennial species originally from Eastern North America, commonly known as turtleheads for their flower appearance. Flowers can be white, pink, purple or red.

Common problems with Chelone

How to propagate Chelone

Cuttings

You can propagate by soft tip cuttings in the summer.

Division

Division or seed in the autumn or spring.

Seed