20 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
Mountain Laurel Overview
This evergreen shrub has glossy dark green leaves. In late spring it produces dark pink buds that in early summer open into pale to deep pink (occasionally white) flowers that give a long lasting display.
How to harvest Mountain Laurel
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Mountain Laurel
Take semi-hardwood cuttings.
Special features of Mountain Laurel
Other uses of Mountain Laurel
A low maintenance shrub for woodland or cottage gardens that have acid soil.
Summer Flowering Shrubs
Shrubs that give you structure and summer flowers.
Summer flowering garden shrubs
These summer flowering shrubs are perfect additions to a garden to provide pollinators with habitat, shelter and food.