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BAY LAUREL

Laurus nobilis

Hardy slow growing plant with dark, glossy leaves. Grow as a hedge or as a small tree. Small yellow flowers appear in summer.

  • Growing Tip: Plant in well-drained soil in garden beds or large containers. Prune twice a year to maintain shape. Use for topiary, espaliers.
  • Position: Full sun, Part shade
  • Height / Spacing: 12m, 10m
  • Lifespan: Perennial
  • Use: Leaves are used fresh or dried in soups, stews and sauces.
  • Companion Planting: Reputed to repel pests.
  • Range: 100mm Herb pots




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