The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


The Plants

Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia' hedging 140/160cm


Photo of Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia' hedging 140/160cm


A tough dense, bushy, evergreen shrub with large glossy, dark green leaves and small white, fragrant flowers which are produced on spikes in mid-spring, followed by cherry red berries. Ideal hedging.


  • Hedging

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Foliage: Evergreen

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Fast growing


  • Flower arranging
  • Slopes/banks
  • Woodland area
  • Hedging

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Evergreen
  • Winter interest
  • Berries

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun, partial or full shade. Dislikes shallow chalky soil. Prune in either spring or summer. Mature plants can tolerate hard pruning in spring, cutting back to the old wood.


Size: Medium

Pot size: Root balled

Eventual height: 500cm

Eventual spread: 400cm

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay