Prunus Lusitanica - Portugal Laurel

Prunus Lusitanica - Portugal Laurel

Prunus lusitanica is a large evergreen shrub or small tree of spreading habit, the dark red shoots bearing deep green ovate leaves. Small, fragrant white flowers in racemes to 25cm in length in early summer, are followed by small, dark purple fruits

Other common names: Portugal laurel, cherry bay, Portuguese laurel cherry

Foliage: Evergreen

Sunlight: Full sun, partial shade

Size: Ultimate height: Over 12 metres; Ultimate spread: wider than 8 metres; Time to ultimate height: 20-50 years

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