Mountain Laurel

mountain laurelMountain Laurel
(Kalmia latifolia)

Locally called Ivy. Leathery, evergreen shrub with pink flowers that bloom in May-June. A northeastern species of balds and deciduous woods common in the NC mountains.

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  • The weather was wonderful, the staff was nice, and I got to take wonderful pictures. Grandfather Mountain is beautiful, especially in the summer. It is a wonderful place for a family trip. We will definitely be taking another one.
    Laura
    Lincolnton, NC
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