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Chelone obliqua 'Ieniemienie'
Common Name: Rose Turtlehead Family: Scrophulariaceae (The Figwort Family)

Chelone obliqua 'Ieniemienie'
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This very short variety of turtlhead grows to only 10 inches which means you could even use it as a groundcover! Mid pink flowers will top the short stems from early summer to fall. Easy to grow. Performs best in evenly moist conditions with fertile loamy soil and abundant organic matter.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Wet to moist floodplain forests, swamps, soggy meadows and thickets, and partially shaded seeps and springs

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeLate Summer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Full - Part Shade Part Sun Part Shade Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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