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Kalmia latifolia 'Pink Pearl'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Mrs Latchmin Hübbers
  • named after the colour of the flower
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.9 ft × 3.2 ft
    Habit
  • loose upright
    Flower
  • Colour: pink with whitish midribs appears like two tone coloured, in the middle a dark red ring, no dots in the nectar pouches
  • Shape: slightly cupped, 5 lobes
  • Size: 1.1 in – 1.2 in, up to 70 flowers in the truss
    Bud
  • tender pink with whitish midribs, appears like two tone coloured
    Foliage
  • Shape: elliptic
  • Colour: matt green
  • Size: 3.1 × 1.2 in
    Shoot
  • green
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1999
  • Naming: 2014
  • Registration: 2014
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