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A taxonomic revision of Kalmia (Ericaceae)

Author(s): R. M. Southall, J. W. Hardin

Year: 1974

Journal: Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society
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Volume: 90
Issue: 1
Pages: 1-23

Article Topic(s): Morphology, Phenology, Pollination, Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse, Laboratory

Species Referenced: Kalmia hirsuta (Hairy mountainlaurel),


Provides a thorough review of the genus Kalmia, including North American and Cuban species. Morphology, phenology, pollination, floral biology and taxonomy are discussed. The full text can be found online:

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R. M. Southall, and J. W. Hardin. "A taxonomic revision of Kalmia (Ericaceae)." Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 90.1 (1974): 1-23.

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ISSN: 0013-6220
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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