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Kalmia latifolia 'Big Boy'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Parentage
  • Female: Sharon Rose
    Origin
  • seedling
    Hybridizer
  • Arthur A. Wright
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.0 ft x 4.0 ft
    Habit
  • slow growing, compact, upright
    Flower
  • Colour: tender-pink
  • Size: normal
    Bud
  • pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: slightly waved, thick
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: large
    Year of
  • Naming: 1986
  • Introduction: 1991
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
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