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Kalmia latifolia 'Sunset'

    Origin
  • selection
    Hybridizer
  • R. Wayne Mezitt
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.0 ft x 3.5 ft
    Habit
  • open and spreading
    Flower
  • Colour: strong pink
    Bud
  • bright red
    Foliage
  • Shape: narrow, twisted with recurved edges
  • Colour: green
    Shoot
  • purplish red
    Year of
  • Naming: 1979
  • Introduction: 1985
  • Registration: 1988
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
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