Japanese Turtlehead (Chelonopsis yagiharana)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Purplish-pink to raspberry-red
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

Courtesy Crownsville Nursery

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