Page author: David Giblin
Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis
Western swamp laurel
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: West of the Cascades in Washington; Alaska south to Oregon.

Habitat: Moist areas and wetlands from the coast to moderate elevations in the mountains.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Kalmia microphylla (Hook.) A. Heller var. occidentalis (Small) Ebinger
Publication: Rhodora. 76: 340. 1974. 1974.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Kalmia occidentalis Small [HC]
Kalmia polifolia Wangenh. ssp. occidentalis (Small) Abrams
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis photos.

USDA Plants: Kalmia microphylla var. occidentalis information.

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