Kalmia latifolia 'Pinwheel'

Kalmia latifolia 'Pinwheel'

Family: Ericaceae

Laurel of bushy mountains, shiny green evergreen foliage. Dark red flowers edged with powdery white, lapel and white buttons, in June. H: 120cm.

Classification

Trees and shrubs

Leaf color

  • Green

Ground type

  • Acidic

Climate

Zone 6: from -23°C to -17°C

Interesting plant

  • In spring

Sizes

100 to 150cm
1 to 2m

Flower color

  • White
  • Pink
  • Red

Exposure

  • Part shade
  • Shadow

Use in the garden

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

Use elsewhere

  • Toxic

Notable interests:

  • Evergreen
  • Flower