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Prunus Luistanica Anguistifolia (Portuguese Laurel) CL25 - Two Sizes

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Original price £84.99 - Original price £99.99
Original price
£84.99
£84.99 - £99.99
Current price £84.99
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BUYERS NOTES

Portuguese Laurel is an evergreen hedging plant with narrow, pointed, glossy deep-green leaves, upon wine-coloured stems. Summer blossoming with plentiful small, fragrant white flowers, bee and butterfly friendly. Also produces small red fruits which are popular with birds. Fruits turn black in the autumn, the fruits turn black. An ideal choice of hedge for formal setting.

KEY FEATURES
  • Common Name: Portuguese Laurel
  • Origin: Iberian Peninsula
  • Great For: Hedge in formal setting, full sun to full shade and inland or exposed sites
  • Awards: - 
  • Foliage: glossy deep-green leaves, upon wine-coloured stems, summer blossoming small, fragrant white flowers and red berries.
  • Soil: normal, clay or chalk soils

FORM & SPECIFICATION

  • Form: Bushy
  • Supplied Size Height: 200cm
  • Supplied Pot Size: CL25
  • Root Type: Potted
  • After years of growth: Medium growth rate 30-50cm per year
  • Height: 100-500cm
  • Spread: - cm

PLANTING & CARE

Planting Advice

Prunus lusitanica is easy to grow in all soil conditions and situations including dry shade, keep the plant moist and fed until established. Chalk soil is an excellent choice for Portuguese Laurel but coastal positions must be avoided.

Aftercare Advice

Portuguese Laurel is exceptionally resilient and hardy, wind protection is advised in areas where windburn could pose a problem. 

Pruning Advice

Prunus lusitanica has a medium growth rate making it easier to maintain and shape. This Laurel species should only need trimming once a year in late summer.

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  • Identical to a competitor's i.e. the product must be a matching brand, model number and colour, and offered on the same terms and warranty.
  • Both of our item and the competitor's items must be currently in stock.
  • The current UK store or website price, inclusive of VAT and delivery charges. We must be able to verify the competitor’s price and stock position.

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DELIVERY & RETURNS

We deliver Plants and Trees all over Northern Ireland. The price shown is the 'collected' price; an additional delivery fee may apply.

  • Automatic free delivery when you spend a minimum of £100.
  • For smaller orders, please contact us for a competitive delivery quotation.

Delivery is made to your driveway or another area that is an accessible area of 'hard standing' where a large van can safely navigate at the address listed on the delivery schedule.

We have two kinds of delivery depending on the size of the tallest tree in your order - Standard Size and Oversized.

  • Standard
    Standard plants and trees can be delivered by our own vehicles and are also suitable for pallet delivery.
  • Oversized
    Oversized plants are specified on the product page. Oversized plants and trees can only be delivered by our own vehicles and are not suitable for pallet delivery.

Deliveries are usually made within 7 working days. Our standard delivery days are Monday to Friday between 9 am and 5 pm. Please contact us by email if you have particular delivery requirements.