Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection
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Kalmia is a genus of about ten species of evergreen shrubs from 0.2–5 m tall, in the family Ericaceae. They are native to North America (mainly in the eastern half of the continent) and Cuba. They grow in acidic soils, with different species in wet acid bog habitats (K. angustifolia, K. polifolia) and dry, sandy soils (K. ericoides, K. latifolia). Kalmia was named by Linnaeus to honour his friend ... © Wikipedia authors and editors (licence)See more in the Encyclopedia of Life...
- Parent Taxon
- Taxonomic Completion
10.00%1 of 10 accepted Species
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This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.The Plant ListGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility