White Turtlehead (Chelone Glabra)
Spikes of white flowers top shiny green foliage in August to October. Light, rich, wet to moist soils. Natural habitat: brushy marshes, stream banks, wet ditches, low meadows, woodlands. Nectar source for butterflies. Favorite breeding site for the Baltimore Checkerspot butterfly. Available in 1 quart pots. Ht: 24 - 48 inches.