Minuet Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latifolia 'Minuet'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||KAL-mee-uh lat-if-FOH-lee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow-growing dwarf form 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, North American Native Selection, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
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