Turtlehead Bulbs - Knowledgebase Question

Cheyenne, WY
Question by rosiehinda
January 17, 2000
What kind of sun does turtlehead like and what kind of soil?

Answer from NGA
January 17, 2000


Chelone is the genus for turtlehead, which prefers shade and moist, almost wet, rich soil. Add a 2-3 inch layer of compost as mulch to help maintain moist soil conditions. Set new plants about 18 inches apart.

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