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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Fresca'


photo: Dipl.-Ing. Odo Tschetsch

    Origin
  • selection
    Hybridizer
  • J. Caperci
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.0 ft x 3.5 ft
    Habit
  • open, brittle grower
    Flower
  • Colour: distinct chocolate-purple band
    Foliage
  • Colour: glossy, purplish green
    Shoot
  • reddish
    Year of
  • Naming: 1969
  • Introduction: 1981
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
    Comments
  • no longer in commercial production
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