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Kalmia latifolia 'Tightwad Too'

    Origin
  • selection c.w.
    Hybridizer
  • Dan Cappel
    Size
  • within 10 years: 3.5 ft x 3.5 ft
    Habit
  • upright, well proportioned
    Bud
  • strong pink
    Foliage
  • Colour: dark green
    Shoot
  • burgundy red
    Propagation
  • tissue culture, grafting, difficult to root
    Year of
  • Naming: 1973
  • Registration: 1997
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
    Comments
  • large buds remain in good condition for a month beyond the normal bloom period, but never open
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