Up to 7.5 metres (unless pruned)
Up to 1 metre (if pruned)
Up to 7.5 metres (free growth)
Fast growing, evergreen shrub with great versatility. It can be pruned neatly into shape or formed into topiary. Conversely, it can be left to grow free-form into a majestic tree featuring a dense conical shape.
Dense, luxuriant glossy green leaves.
Greenish-yellow floral clusters in Spring.
Preferred growing conditions:
Prefers moist, well-drained soil in a full sun or part shade position.. It is generally a resilient tree, both drought and frost tolerant.
A hardy and versatile tree suited to many landscape situations, Laurus nobilis is excellent for a fast growing hedge or screening application. Alternatively, it is suitable for ornamental topiary, as a pruned specimen to create stunning formal shapes. Alternatively,
or shade tree applications.
* All dimensions are indicative