Turtlehead
Turtlehead
Chelone glabra
Snapdragon Family - Scrophulariaceae
White, tubular 2-lipped flowers arranged in a compact, short terminal spike. Upper lip arched over the lower one producing a resemblance to a turtle's head. Leaves finely toothed, lance-shaped, opposite and 3 to 6" long.
(Photographed - early August)
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