Chelone barhata. - Scarlet Chelone. - A half hardy perennial, from Mexico, three feet high, from July to September, with orange scarlet flowers. It will be necessary to cover it well with fine boughs or straw, in the winter, or they may be destroyed by the cold. All the species are handsome border flowers, of easy cultune in a loam and peat soil, and can be propagated by parting the roots, or by seed.