Keepsake Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latifolia 'Keepsake'
Water regularly to maintain consistently moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||KAL-mee-uh lat-if-FOH-lee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Upright habit to 4-5 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Early Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain consistently moist soil.|
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: 4-8