Scientific Name: Kalmia microphylla Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:western bog laurel Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:EricaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, U.S. - northwest, U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Leathery, Glabrous, Elliptic, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), Pink, Purple, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Green, Jul- Aug
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil: Bog, Acidic
Landscape Uses: Spring interest, Group or mass planting, Rock garden
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