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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Disco'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Parentage
  • Female: unnamed garden seedling
  • Male: (Goodrich x Olympic Wedding)
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
    Habit
  • upright, compact
    Flower
  • Colour: a nearly white star in the middle with small maroon spots surrounded by a broad maroon band with a small white rim
  • Shape: a flat, open bowl with 5 - 6 roundish lobes
  • Size: about 100 flowers per truss, corolla up to 1.2 in across
    Bud
  • brownie-white
    Foliage
  • Shape: elliptic
  • Colour: dark green, glossy
  • Size: 90 mm x 40 mm
    Shoot
  • with light green stems
    Year of
  • Crossing: 2001
  • Naming: 2008
  • Registration: 2008
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