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Prunus Lusitanica
Prunus Lusitanica - Portuguese Laurel
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A large evergreen shrub with dense foliage that makes it perfect for hedging. This Prunus has large dark green oval leaves with lush lime green new foliage, and beautiful long racemes of small white, fragrant flowers that adorn the tree throughout summer. Suitable as a bushy, stand alone tree, this plant can also be pruned into a standard, or planted out as a loose or more formal hedge. A very versatile plant, it is tolerant to frost and can be grown in full sun and part shade environments, and benefits from annual fertilising to encourage a full flush of new growth and flowers.

Size — 200mm
Growth Width — 1m
Growth Height — 2m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — White
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Use a quality potting mix such as Supersoil Professional potting mix.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.