Chelone lyonii Overview
This is a moisture-loving clumping perennial. The leaves are ovate to elliptic and glossy dark green about 15cm in length. In the summer pinky-purple blooms are produced in terminal spikes which will last into the autumn.
Common problems with Chelone lyonii
How to propagate Chelone lyonii
By dividing clumps in early spring, from cuttings in summer.
Seed in spring or autumn.
Other uses of Chelone lyonii
Bog, butting bed, cut flowers.