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Kalmia latifolia 'Eskimo'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Parentage
  • Female: Kalmia latifolia f. alba
  • Male: Snowdrift
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
    Habit
  • upright, bushy
    Flower
  • Colour: pure white
  • Shape: bowlshaped with 5 lobes
  • Size: about 40 flowers per truss, corolla up to 1.2 in across
    Bud
  • pure white
    Foliage
  • Shape: elliptic
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: 3.9 x 1.8 in
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1999
  • Naming: 2007
  • Registration: 2008
    Literature
  • Panten, Helga, 2009: Pflanzensammler und ihre Leidenschaft, Köllen Druck + Verlag GmbH, Bonn, S. 46 ff
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