LAURELIA sempervirens

Commonly known as Chilean laurel

(syn. Serrata) - rare evergreen tree with light green highly aromatic leaves and pendant branches. Tiny cup-shaped green flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    leaves to 10cm (4in) with toothed margins.
  • Height
    15m (49ft)
  • Spread
    10m (33ft)
  • Tree
    Dense tree or shrub.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
    Borderline
  • Full sun
    shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade

LAURELIA sempervirens

 
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble free
    Place of origin
    Chile, Argentina.
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    Panicles
    Axillary panicles
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
    Borderline
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape
    Conical
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15m (49ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  10m (33ft)
 

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