Bay for hedging (Laurus nobilis), height 300-325cm 65 Litre
Bay Hedging (Bay Laurel (Laurus nobilis) 300-325cm 65 litre pot
Native to the Mediterranean region, but grow well in Britain, laurus nobilis is an aromatic evergreen shrub with green, glossy leaves, which are know as bay leaf and these can be used for seasoning in cooking.
Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: fertile, moist but well-drained soil
Rate of growth: slow-growing
Hardiness: frost hardy
Garden care: Keep well-watered during the growing season and feed with a slow-release fertiliser.
Clip established plants lightly twice during the summer months to retain a balanced shape, using a pair of secateurs.