Chelone glabra (white turtlehead) is a species of plant native to North America.
Its classification at the family level has in the past been controversial, but as a ...
It is part of the Figwort family (Scrophulariacea) and has the scientific name
Chelone glabra. In Greek mythology, there was a nymph named Chelone who ...
Chelone glabra, commonly called turtlehead, is a stiffly erect, clump-forming,
leafy-stemmed, Missouri native perennial which typically grows 2-3' tall and
Nov 11, 2015 ... Synonym(s): Chelone chlorantha, Chelone glabra var. chlorantha, Chelone
glabra var. dilatata, Chelone glabra var. elatior, Chelone glabra ...
Balmony. Botanical: Chelone Glabra (LINN.) Family: N.O. Scrophulariaceae.
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Chelone glabra L. Show All Show Tabs white turtlehead. Image of Chelone
Chelone glabra linifolia. Figwort family (Scrophulariaceae). Description: This
perennial plant is about 2-3' tall and unbranched or sparingly branched.
Chelone glabra. Turtlehead. Spikes of elegant white flowers top shiny green
foliage in late summer and early fall. Grows best in moist meadows, stream banks
Turtlehead is named for its pretty white blossoms which resemble a turtle head
poking out from its shell. It is an important host plant providing larval food for the ...