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Below are several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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Hot Lips Turtlehead (4 of 14)

Tolerates moist to wet soil
Plant in full sun in northern climates; partial shade in the south
Water when dry during growing season; fertilize in spring
Height: 2-3 feet; Width: 2-3 feet
Hardy in USDA zones 3-8:
Zone 3: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun to partial shade; mulch heavily after first frost; avoid contact with salt; divide clumps every few years in early spring.
Zone 4: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in full sun to partial shade; mulch heavily after first frost; avoid contact with salt; divide clumps every few years in early spring.
Zone 5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; plant in light to partial shade; mulch heavily after first frost; avoid contact with salt; divide clumps every few years in early spring.
Zone 6: Plant in spring; plant in light to partial shade; mulch after first frost; divide clumps every few years in early spring.
Zone 7: Plant in spring; plant in partial shade; mulch after first frost; divide clumps every few years in early spring.
Zone 8: Plant in spring; plant in partial shade; mulch after first frost; divide clumps every few years in early spring.

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