Pink Charm Mountain Laurel
Kalmia latifolia 'Pink Charm'
Pronunciation: KAL-mee-uh lat-if-FOH-lee-uh
|Description||Deep pink buds open to rich pink flowers with a narrow dark pink ring near the base of the corolla. Ideal for a lightly shaded, woodland setting, providing year round protection for birds. Effective in mixed shrub borders.|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Upright habit to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||North American Native Selection, Compact Form, Benefits Birds|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Companion Plants||Lily of the Valley Shrub (Pieris); Blueberry (Vaccinium); Azalea (Azalea); Holly (Ilex); Hydrangea (Hydrangea)|
|Care||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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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.