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Carousel Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia 'Carousel'

SKU
40428
Pale-pink buds open to a profusion of white star-burst flowers with cinnamon-purple circular bands. A strong grower that naturalizes well and is an excellent foundation plant. Flowers are a nectar source for pollinators and evergreen foliage provides shelter for birds.
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Botanical PronunciationKAL-mee-uh lat-if-FOH-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturityUpright habit to 8 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeLate spring to early summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder
Light NeedsPartial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, North American Native Selection, Compact Form, Benefits Birds
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsKeep soil consistently moist.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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