Ornamental Shrub with Stunning Spring Display Olympic Fire is an evergreen shrub with exquisite spring/summer flowers. These would be lovely in your woodland garden or as a single specimen planting in your yard. The outstanding feature of your Olympic Fire is its late spring/early summer bloom. The show begins with dark red buds, like the tiny flames of many Olympic torches. As the buds open, your Olympic Fire slowly reveals the pristine perfection of its delicate white bloom. With the passage of time, white transforms into a stunning pink. The delicate cup-shaped flowers are a marvelous compliment to the 5-inch, glossy, dark green leaves. Your Olympic Fire is a type of Mountain Laurel. It has an upright, rounded habit and dense nature that will present a lush appearance in your landscape. Deer and squirrels don’t bother it and even your bunnies will leave it alone. For a beautiful shrub with a spring floral display for your yard, the Olympic Fire is for you. *Spring Flowers*Evergreen Foliage.
Mountain Laurel – Tinkerbell, Kalmia latifolia ‘Tinkerbell’, has long lasting pink flowers so makes this compact, 2′ x 2′ evergreen a real treasure in spring! What a handsome evergreen for a foundation or shady border. Tinkerbelle has dark green glossy leaves, and the pink cupped flowers that are held in large corymb (3 to 4 inches across), open from May to June. A miniature mountain laurel, Tinkerbell looks great wherever color is needed. It performs well in full sun in a cool, moist, well-drained, acidic soil and also performs well in partial shade..
Mountain Laurel – Firecracker, Kalmia latifolia ‘Firecracker’, explodes in the spring with red colored buds that open white, then to light pink, and just “pops” with color! Firecracker is an easy care mountain laurel that has a compact habit. It certainly is a crowd pleaser as it creates a spectacular contrast of red and white flowers. This striking and colorful mountain laurel has deep green glossy foliage with a compact rounded habit. Firecracker performs well in full sun in a cool, moist, well-drained, acidic soil and also performs well in partial shade. Use as a foundation plant or wherever color is needed; deer resistant..