EPPO Global Database

Kalmia latifolia(KAMLA)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-02-19

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: KAMLA
  • Preferred name: Kalmia latifolia
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Eastern USA and Canada. State flower of Connecticut and  Pennsylvania (USA). Cultivated as an ornamental in Europe, Japan and elsewhere


Common names
Name Language
calico bush English
mountain laurel English (US)
spoonwood English
breitblättriger Berglorbeer German
kalmie à larges feuilles French
laurier de montagne French
calmia a foglie larghe Italian
lauro di montagna Italian
breedbladige lepelboom Dutch
amerika-shakunage Japanese
hanagasa-shakunage Japanese
karumya Japanese
アメリカシャクナゲ Japanese
カルミァ Japanese
ハナガサシャクナゲ Japanese
kalmia szerokolistna Polish