Chelone glabra ‘Black Ace’

Common Name: Ace
Family Name: Turtlehead
Light Requirements: Shade
Bloom Time:
Spacing: 24"
Height: 30-48"
Bloom Color: White
Moisture Level: moist to normal
Animal Resistance: Deer
Type of Perennial: New England Meadows
Cultivar / Nativar: Yes
Plant Description:
A tall dark-leaved cultivar with narrow leaves emerge with a purple cast in spring. Grows best in medium to wet, rich humusy soil. Good for bog and rain gardens. May get mildew if grown too dry. Zones 5-8