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Kalmia latifolia 'Pink Charm'


photo: Karsten Lehmann

    Synonym: 1078
    Parentage
  • Female: 138
  • Male: 316
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Richard Jaynes
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.5 ft x 3.5 ft
    Habit
  • open
    Flower
  • Colour: rich pink
    Bud
  • deep pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: cupped
  • Colour: matte, medium dark green
    Shoot
  • purplish red
    Propagation
  • cuttings easy to root
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1970
  • Naming: 1974
  • Introduction: 1982
  • Registration: 1980
    Awards
  • 2002: AGM (Award of Garden Merit) by the RHS (Royal Horticultural Society)
    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
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