Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Turtlehead
​Chelone glabra

Family: Plantain
Native to Ontario

Perennial
Height: up to 80 cm

Habitat: Marshes, low moist sites
Blooms: July to September

​Flowers: 2.5-4 cm with two-lipped corolla, the upper lip arching over the bearded lower lip, resembling a turtle's head. Arranged in 3-8 cm tight custer.