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Trees & Shrubs

Kalmia microphylla ssp. occidentalis - Western Swamp Laurel

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Product Details

Height: This evergreen can grow from 1 to 3 ft. tall.

Habitat: Grows best in moist soil in full to part sun.

Foliage: Opposite, dark green, lance shaped, leathery leaves are fuzzy on underside and look almost gray green.

Flowers: Small, saucer shaped, pink to light purple flowers bloom May to June.

Fruits: Round hard seed packs.

Bark: Red brown, thin bark.

Natural Habitat: Found in bog areas and marshes from the coast to mountains.

Why is it good for my garden? Swam Laurel is great for a super wet boggy are. This pant is toxic to animals and humans if ingested. Can bring birds to your garden.

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