• Grown in the USA, Richard A. Jaynes, 1988.
  • A vigorous grower.
  • Develops dark purple red buds which open to slightly lighter flowers, up to 2 cm across, darkly streaked on the outside and with white margins, their throats are lighter. Flowers later than most kalmias.
  • One of the most beautiful cultivars of Kalmia latifolia.
  • Totally cold hardy.