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Kalmia latifolia 'Tofka'


photo: Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers

    Origin
  • controlled cross
    Hybridizer
  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named by Dr Karl-Heinz Hübbers
  • named after abbreviaton for To Olenka from Karl
    Size
  • within 10 years: 4.3 ft x 3.9 ft
    Habit
  • bushy upright, semi-compact
    Flower
  • Colour: very light pink motteled red, more intense in the anthere pouches
  • Shape: 5 lobes, sometimes 6; lobes rounded slightly bend to the inside
  • Size: about 220 flowers in the truss
    Bud
  • intens pink, slightly fading
    Foliage
  • Shape: lanceolate, slightly contorted, tip bend to one side
  • Colour: dark green
  • Size: 2.7 x 1.2 in
    Shoot
  • green
    Year of
  • Crossing: 2001
  • Naming: 2010
  • Registration: 2010
    Comments
  • very healthy
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