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01403 740100

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

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The Plants

Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia'

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Photo of Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia'

£11.99

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.

Type

  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Evergreen

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Fast growing

Uses

  • 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.

Dimensions

Size: Medium

Pot size: 3 litre

Eventual height: 500cm

Eventual spread: 400cm

Positions

  • Light shade
  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • West
  • North

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline