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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Pinwheel'


photo: Svend Aage Askjær

    Origin
  • seedling o.p.
    Hybridizer
  • Richard Jaynes
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.5 ft x 3.0 ft
    Habit
  • upright
    Flower
  • Colour: cinnamon-maroon pigment, centre and scalloped edge are white
    Foliage
  • Shape: wavy and cupped
  • Colour: lustrous dark green
    Shoot
  • green
    Year of
  • Naming: 1982
  • Introduction: 1987
  • Registration: 1988
    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, flower colour varies, when propagated by tissue culture
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