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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Freckles'


photo: Dipl.-Ing. Odo Tschetsch

    Synonym: 1028
    Parentage
  • Female: Star Cluster
  • Male: 187
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Richard Jaynes
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.0 ft x 4.5 ft
  • total: 3.5 ft x 5.0 ft
    Habit
  • floppy
    Flower
  • Colour: light pink, purplish cinnamon spots
    Bud
  • pink
    Shoot
  • reddish
    Propagation
  • cuttings
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1969
  • Introduction: 1983
  • Registration: 1982
    Awards
  • 2002: AGM (Award of Garden Merit) by the RHS (Royal Horticultural Society)
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
  • Westhoff, Julia, 2006: Empfehlenswerte Kalmia Sorten, in: Gartenpraxis 12/2006, S. 34 ff, Verlag Eugen Ulmer Stuttgart
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