Kalmia latifolia 'Mitternacht'

Kalmia latifolia 'Mitternacht'

Family: Ericaceae

Bushy mountain laurel, shiny green evergreen foliage. Very dark purple flowers almost black in June. H: 135cm.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic
  • Neutral

Climate

Zone 6: from -23°C to -17°C

Interesting plant

  • In spring

Sizes

100 to 150cm
1 to 2m

Flower color

  • White
  • Black
  • Cardinal red

Exposure

  • Part shade
  • Shadow

Use in the garden

  • Isolated
  • Parterre
  • Pot and tray (terrace and balcony)
  • Rockery

Notable interests:

  • Evergreen
  • Flower
  • Melliferous