Chelone Obliqua

 

Chelone Obliqua is a beautiful perennial which adapts wonderfully to all gardening conditions. The plant forms a bushy mound of green foliage and bears upright stems of large pink bright flowers. An excellent waterside plant which is also attractive to Butterflies.Height 90cm x Spread 60cm.

 

 

Full sun/partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.