Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latifolia 'Carousel'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Kalmia (KAL-mee-uh) (Info)
Species: latifolia (lat-ee-FOH-lee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Carousel

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

Sun Exposure:

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Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

4.6 to 5.0 (highly acidic)

5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Wilmington, Delaware

Skowhegan, Maine

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

Palmerton, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Linden, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.