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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Deep Secret'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Dr Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named after the colour and the shape of the flower
    Size
  • within 10 years: 5.3 ft x 3.4 ft
    Habit
  • upright bushy
    Flower
  • Colour: black-red with white centre and white lips; homogeneously coloured.
  • Shape: 5 lobed, semi-opened cup shape
  • Size: diameter of single flower up to 0.8 in
    Bud
  • intense burgundy red
    Foliage
  • Shape: broadly lanceolate, upcurved, slightly wavy
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: 3.1 x 1.4 in
    Shoot
  • green
    Year of
  • Crossing: 2008
  • Naming: 2016
  • Registration: 2016
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