Mountain laurel shrubs (Kalmia latifolia) are a close relative of rhododendrons and azaleas. A broadleaf evergreen, Kalmia latifolia bears glossy, deep green leaves that are attractive in all seasons. But it is this shrub’s spring or summer flower display that makes it a special part of the woodlands it calls home in the eastern part of North America. Mountain laurel plants can be grown in zones 5-9 and will reach 5’-8’ in height.

Do You Know How Mountain Laurel and Bay Laurel Differ?

Mountain laurel shrubs (Kalmia latifolia) are a close relative of rhododendrons and azaleas sometimes confused with bay laurel trees (Laurus nobilis)

These tips on growing Mountain Laurel are the BEST!! I love that this shade loving shrub (Kalmia latifolia) is evergreen and has beautiful flowers. Now that I know how to care for it, I'm definitely adding one to my garden. Pinning!

How To Grow Shade Loving Mountain Laurel

These tips on growing Mountain Laurel are the BEST! I love that this shade loving shrub (Kalmia latifolia) is evergreen and has beautiful flowers. Now that I know how to care for it, Im definitely adding one to my garden.

'Tiddlywinks' Dwarf Mountain Laurel - Kalmia - Very Hardy - 4" Pot by Hirts…

Shrubs for Shady Spots

'Tiddlywinks' Dwarf Mountain Laurel - Kalmia for the front shade area of the house

Elf Dwarf Mountain Laurel - Monrovia - Elf Dwarf Mountain Laurel-Late spring to early summer

Elf Dwarf Mountain Laurel - Monrovia - Elf Dwarf Mountain Laurel-Late spring to early summer:

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Mountain Laurel - The flowers attract bees but the honey produced can cause low blood pressure and death. Actually the entire plant can be deadly so the best way to enjoy it is by leaving it alone.

Mountain Laurel flowers ( Kalmia Latifolia), a large woody evergreen shrub native to the Eastern United States

Mountain Laurel flowers ( Kalmia Latifolia), a large woody evergreen shrub native to the Eastern United States ~ Pennsylvania state flower

Mountain Laurel If you take a springtime drive through the Appalachian Mountains you may see wild mountain laurels in flower on hillsides and meadows. This spectacular native evergreen shrub makes a great landscape plant sporting large clusters of cup-shape rose or white flowers with purple markings. It prefers a rich, slightly acid soil and makes a wonderful companion for azaleas and rhododendrons. Mountain laurel is also rabbit- and deer-resistant. Botanic Name: Kalmia latifolia Light…

Shrubs for Shady Spots

Mountain Laurel - If you take a springtime drive through the Appalachian Mountains you may see wild mountain laurels in flower on hillsides and meadows. This spectacular native evergreen shrub makes a great landscape plant sporting large clusters of cup-s

Mountain Laurel, by Sweet Sue at East River Tattoo in Brooklyn, NY (day after)

Mountain Laurel, by Sweet Sue at East River Tattoo in Brooklyn, NY (day after)

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Texas Mountain Laurel

Texas Mountain Laurel trees (Sophora secundiflora) are a favorite flowering tree throughout the Southwest, and it's one that is sure to add curb appeal!

Keepsake Mountain Laurel  Color Changes for Spring and Summer! part shade

Kalmia Keepsake

Keepsake Mountain Laurel (latifolia Keepsake) at Wayside Gardens. 3 year old shrub for sale.

Designers' Favorite Coastal Paint Colors  1. Benjamin Moore Stonington Gray (HC-170)  2. Benjamin Moore Mountain Laurel (AC-20)  3. Farrow & Ball Saxon Green (No. 80) / Coastal Living

Designers' Favorite Coastal Paint Colors

Maybe tan instead of grey Designers' Favorite Coastal Paint Colors Benjamin Moore Stonington Gray Benjamin Moore Mountain Laurel Farrow & Ball Saxon Green (No.

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