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LAURELIOPSIS philippiana

Commonly known as Tepa



Handsome evergreen shrub from Chile or tree with a semi-weeping habit. Highly aromatic leathery leaves. Small green flowers in late spring. Perfectly hardy if grown in a sheltered wooded glade
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - toothed, glossy, mid green leaves to 5cm (2in) long,
  • Green
  • Height - 20m (65ft)
  • Spread - 15m (49ft)
  • Tree
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - dappled shade
  • Additional Features - Place of origin - Chile
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented foliage
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Tree Shape - Broadly columnar
20m (65ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  15m (49ft)
 

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