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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Jans Delight'


photo: Julia Westhoff

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Dr Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named after Jan Hübbers, the son of the hybridizer
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.3 x 2.3 ft
    Habit
  • broad upright
    Flower
  • Colour: white with a broad maroon pattern band that blends into small dots near the centre; a blackberry ring around the centre of the flower radiates in the direction of the margin
  • Shape: 5-6 lobed, slightly rounded
  • Size: up to 1.1 in in diameter
    Bud
  • white, brown translucent, blush pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: elliptic-lanceolate
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: 2.7 x 1.2 in
    Shoot
  • light green
    Propagation
  • grafting
    Year of
  • Crossing: 2003
  • Naming: 2013
  • Registration: 2013
    Comments
  • the flower pattern varies intensely
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