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Prunus laurocerasus Rotundifolia

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height17ft (5.2m)Exposed/WindyNo
Hedge Height4ft+ (1.2m+)Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1ft (30cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasNo
EvergreenYesChalky SoilNo

This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Award of Garden Merit
Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.
Warning: Some parts of this plant are poisonous.

LAUREL (Prunus laurocerasus Rotundifolia)
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Large, leathery glossy leaves on display hedge at the Garden Centre.

Very dense, fast growing, evergreen hedge with large, leathery, glossy green leaves. In spring, upright spikes of white flowers contrast well against the foliage. This variety will form a tall, wide, substantial hedge. Shade tolerant. 2-3 Litre pot plants will be supplied as Prunus laurocerasus 'Novita' - a very similar but more hardy variety.
HEDGE Prune with secateurs March, April or August. For hedges 4ft (120cm) upwards. Plant 18-24ins (45-60cm) apart.
SHRUB 17ft x 25ft (5.2m x 7.6m).

 Price per plant for

Calculate how many plants required for a length of hedge

 Br 1-1.5ft
2.391.891.741.51 Currently out of stock.
 Pg 1-1.5ft
2.692.492.301.99 Available at last stock take
 Pg 2-3L 
2-3L Pot
Limited stock available

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
Pg = Pot grown.
Due to the recent weather conditions we only have limited amount of bare root stock left (marked as Br, Sd or Tr). As the growing conditions were very poor last summer some plants are undersized. We will you a confirmation email with details of any plants that are undersize.


Please enter length of hedge you require below. The number of plants and price for these will then be shown on the right hand side.

Length of Hedge

Planting Distance18ins/45cm
No Plants  
Br  1-1.5ft
Pg   1-1.5ft
Pg 2-3L   
2-3L Pot

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