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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata 'Quintessenz'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Dr Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named after the result from a lot of good crossings
    Size
  • within 10 years: 2.9 ft x 2.6 ft
    Habit
  • upright
    Flower
  • Colour: white with a maroon band from smaller and larger dots running into each other
  • Shape: bowl shape, 5 seldom 6 lobes
  • Size: up to 110 flowers in the truss
    Bud
  • white blush pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: elliptic
  • Colour: darkgreen
  • Size: 3.9 x 1.8 in
    Shoot
  • light green
    Year of
  • Crossing: 2003
  • Naming: 2011
  • Registration: 2011
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