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Chelone glabra

Alternative Name(s): turtlehead

Perennial Snapdragon

Grows 1' to 3' tall

White turtlehead attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. The Baltimore Checkerspot Butterfly caterpillar relies exclusively on this plant as a food source. Flowers bloom summer to fall. White turtlehead prefers moist to wet soils and full sun to partial shade. The shape of the flower resembles the head of a turtle.

White Turtlehead

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