Taxon  Report   4515    
Kalmia polifolia  Wangenh.  ssp. polifolia   
(no longer an active name)
Mountain laurel
Kalmia polifolia ssp. polifolia, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Kalmia
Parent: Kalmia polifolia
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Kalmia polifolia

NOTE: Kalmia polifolia ssp. polifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Kalmia polifolia ssp. polifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2019).