Kalmia polifolia


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Noun1.Kalmia polifolia - laurel of bogs of northwestern United States having small purple flowers and pale leaves that are glaucous beneathKalmia polifolia - laurel of bogs of northwestern United States having small purple flowers and pale leaves that are glaucous beneath
kalmia - any plant of the genus Kalmia
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cusickii, or both, 2.7%), mountain laurel (Kalmia polifolia, 2.5%), sibbaldia (Sibbaldia procumbens, 2.4%), and alpine pussytoes (Antennaria media, 2.3%).
* * White birch Betula papyrifera * * Leatherleaf Chamaedaphne calyculata * Alternate-leaved dogwood Cornus alternifolia * Red-osier dogwood Cornus stolonifera * * Beaked hazelnut Corylus cornuta * Northern bush honeysuckle Diervilla lonicera * Dwarf huckleberry Galussacia dumosa * Sheep laurel Kalmia angustifolia * * Bog laurel Kalmia polifolia * Larch Larix laricina * Labrador tea Ledum groenlandicum * * Northern honeysuckle Lonicera villosa * Sweet gale Myrica gale * Mountain holly Nemopanthus mucronata * * White spruce Picea glauca * * Black spruce Picea mariana * * Cherry Prunus spp.
There are however, poisonous impostors to look out for, such as bog rosemary (Andromeda polifolia) and bog laurel (Kalmia polifolia).