Minuet Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia 'Minuet'

SKU
05423
Pink buds open to gorgeous white flowers with a striking maroon-red band around the inside edge. Useful as a landscape accent, informal hedge or border where its flowers can be enjoyed. Good in containers. Evergreen.
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5 - 9

Good to grow!9

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Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationKAL-mee-uh lat-if-FOH-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturitySlow-growing dwarf form 3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsPartial sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, North American Native Selection, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds 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.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 9

Good to grow!