Chelone gla 'Black Ace' G01

White Turtlehead 

Bloom Period: 

August – October

Light:

Part Shade

Water:

Medium – Wet

Size:

Height 36 – 72”  Width 24 – 36”

Zone:

3 – 8

Patent:

None

Tall spikes of bright white, snapdragon-like flowers from late summer to fall. Dramatic, glossy, black-green emergent foliage forms a striking, tall dark green mound that spreads out slowly. Cultivar of a Missouri native that needs moist to wet soils; may need staking in deeper shade. Attracts butterflies; rabbit resistant.