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Kalmia latifolia 'Ola'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Dr Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named after A female polish given name, short form of Alexandra, Olenka. Name of one daughter of Tadeusz Kusibab
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.3 ft x 3.6 ft
    Habit
  • upright, semi-compact
    Flower
  • Colour: pink up to light pink with 10 narrow triangle lines in the anthere pouches; pedicel dark red
  • Size: about 80 flowers in the truss and mostly 3 trusses at one stem, size average
    Bud
  • dark pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: lanceolate, mucronate
  • Colour: green
  • Size: 3.1 x 1.4 in
    Shoot
  • green
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1999
  • Naming: 2010
  • Registration: 2010
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