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Kalmia latifolia 'Nathan Hale'

    Synonym: # 4
    Origin
  • selction
    Hybridizer
  • Ludwig Hoffmann
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.0 ft x 3.0 ft
    Habit
  • symmetrical and somewhat compact
    Flower
  • Colour: pink
    Bud
  • red
    Foliage
  • Colour: shiny dark green
  • Size: medium to large
    Shoot
  • purplish red
    Propagation
  • moderately difficult to root
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1975
  • Introduction: 1980
  • Registration: 1986
    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
  • 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
  • leafspot resistant
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