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Cuthbert's Turtlehead (Chelone cuthbertii)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • State: GA, NC, SC, VA
  • Nature Serve ID: 158507
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 04/30/2019

Where is Cuthbert's Turtlehead (Chelone cuthbertii) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Cuthbert's Turtlehead can be found in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia

Which CPC Partners conserve Cuthbert's Turtlehead (Chelone cuthbertii)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Chelone cuthbertii
Authority Small
Family Scrophulariaceae
CPC Number 6163
ITIS 33183
Duration Perennial
Common Names
Associated Scientific Names Chelone cuthbertii
State Rank
State State Rank
Georgia S1
North Carolina S3?
South Carolina SNR
Virginia S2
Ecological Relationships

Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting
Atlanta Botanical Garden Georgia Reintroduction 2009
Atlanta Botanical Garden Georgia Reintroduction 2009
Atlanta Botanical Garden Georgia Reintroduction 2009

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