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Kalmia latifolia 'Candy'


photo: Dipl.-Ing. Odo Tschetsch

    Origin
  • selection
    Hybridizer
  • Edmund Mezitt
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.5 ft x 3.0 ft
    Habit
  • upright
    Flower
  • Colour: dark pink
    Bud
  • dark pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: broad, heavy, ovate
  • Colour: blue-green or gray-green
    Shoot
  • reddish
    Year of
  • Naming: 1972
  • Introduction: 1985
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
    Comments
  • leafspot resistant
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