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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Kaleidoscope'


photo: Kila Benge, Briggs Nursery

    Synonym: 1299
    Parentage
  • Female: Sarah
  • Male: Bullseye
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Richard Jaynes
    Size
  • within 10 years: 5.0 ft x 4.5 ft
    Habit
  • dense, upright
    Flower
  • Colour: rich cinnamon-red band
    Bud
  • red
    Foliage
  • Colour: lustrous dark green
    Shoot
  • reddish
    Year of
  • Introduction: 1987
  • Registration: 1988
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
  • Katalog Hachmann
  • Heger, Klaus, Hübbers, Karl-Heinz, 1998: Kalmien Sorten, in: Rhododendron und Immergrüne Laubgehölze, Jahrbuch der Deutschen Rhododendron Gesellschaft, 1998 S. 42 ff, Bremen
  • Westhoff, Julia, 2006: Empfehlenswerte Kalmia Sorten, in: Gartenpraxis 12/2006, S. 34 ff, Verlag Eugen Ulmer Stuttgart
  • Westhoff, Julia, 2007: Kalmia - der perfekte Blütenstrauch für jeden Garten, in: Deutsche Baumschule 2/2007, S. 26 ff, Haymarket Media GmbH & Co KG, Braunschweig
    Comments
  • breeder fee is asked
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