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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Olympic Wedding'


photo: Svend Aage Askjær

    Parentage
  • Female: Ostbo Red
  • Male: Fresca
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • John Eichelser
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.0 ft x 4.0 ft
    Habit
  • somewhat open
    Flower
  • Colour: broken, maroon band
    Bud
  • rosy pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: strongly cupped
  • Colour: dark green
    Shoot
  • purplish plum
    Year of
  • Naming: 1984
  • 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, 2000: Kalmien-Sorten (Fortsetzung), in: Rhododendron und Immergrüne Laubgehölze, Jahrbuch der Deutschen Rhododendron Gesellschaft, 2000 S. 63 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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