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Kalmia latifolia f. angustata 'Willowood'

    Origin
  • selection c.w.
    Hybridizer
  • Robert L. Mackingtosh
    Size
  • within 10 years: 2.5 ft x 3.0 ft
    Habit
  • moderate growth rate, good branching, dense
    Flower
  • Colour: pale pink with burgundy specks
  • Shape: bell-shaped
    Bud
  • pale pink
    Foliage
  • Shape: very narrow slightly recurved
  • Colour: dark green and glossy with fine texture, white-variegated stripes
  • Size: 1 in to 2.5 in
    Propagation
  • cuttings can be difficulty rooted
    Year of
  • Crossing: 1965
  • Naming: 1977
  • Introduction: 1984
    Literature
  • Jaynes, Richard A., 1997: Kalmia, mountain laurel and related species, Timber Press, Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.
    Comments
  • leafspot resistant
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