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Kalmia carolina /Carolina Laurel

Kalmia carolina   / Kalmia carolina
Pink flowers present in April/May
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Pink flowers present in April/May

Flowering shoots branches near ground level

Plants upright growing

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Scientific Name: Kalmia carolina
Common Name: Carolina Laurel
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Grows is rather acid, peaty soils in a small area of Vriginia down to Georgia. This species is difficult to find at commercial nurseries.