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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Can anyone identify this for me, please?

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United Kingdom

February 25, 2013
12:13 PM

Post #9431234


I was in Fowey last summer and came across this beauty. Now (just before Mothers' Day!) I am trying to find it and realise the name plaque I also photographed, is not correct!

Can anyone help?

Thanks in advance!

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Dublin, CA
(Zone 9a)

February 25, 2013
12:22 PM

Post #9431247

A cultivar of Kalmia latifolia:
United Kingdom

February 25, 2013
1:02 PM

Post #9431318

Thank you so much! Really quick and really kind, spot on, too!


Beautiful, BC
(Zone 9b)

February 25, 2013
2:05 PM

Post #9431396

BNicholson, I love this plant. Keep in mind there are some toxicity issues with the plant:
They like Rhodo-like soil and maintenance.
United Kingdom

March 3, 2013
1:11 AM

Post #9437101

Thank you very much, I will look into it, you are very kind to take the time to give me these details - I am really grateful!


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