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PRUNUS laurocerasus 'Marbled White'

Commonly known as Cherry laurel, Common laurel

LAURELS

Conspicuously white margined leaves which can be flushed with pink in winter
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  • Evergreen - leathery leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • White
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub - dense, bushy shrub. Produces spikes of small flowers in spring followed by red berries, turning black.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - syn. 'Castlewellan'. Wildlife plant - bees, butterflies, moths. Holds variegation well in shade.
  • Pests & Diseases - generally trouble free.
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Silver variegated -
  • Leaf margin - Serrulate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Oblong - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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5m (16ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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