5 years to reach maturity
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This is a rosette perennial which is native to south eastern USA. It will bear opposite lance-shaped to elliptic, dark green leaves with pinky-purple flowers produced in late summer to the autumn.
Common problems with Turtlehead
How to propagate Turtlehead
Dividing clumps in early spring, from cuttings in summer or seed in spring or autumn.
Other uses of Turtlehead
Borders. Garden plant.