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Kalmia latifolia f. fuscata/ polypetala 'Schokra'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Parentage
  • Female: Shooting Star
  • Male: Mitternacht
    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.5 x 3.0 ft
    Habit
  • upright
    Flower
  • Colour: chocolate centre with a small white rim
  • Shape: cupped with 5 lobes
  • Size: about 200 flowers per truss
    Bud
  • brownish-white
    Foliage
  • Shape: obovate-elliptic
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: 2.8 x 1.5 in
    Shoot
  • light green stems
    Propagation
  • micropropagation
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1993
  • Naming: 2003
  • Registration: 2008
    Literature
  • Westhoff, Julia, 2006: Empfehlenswerte Kalmia Sorten, in: Gartenpraxis 12/2006, S. 34 ff, Verlag Eugen Ulmer Stuttgart
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