Prunus Laurocerasus – Skip Laurel 10 GAL 5-6ft


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MATURE HEIGHT: 12 to 14 Feet untrimmed
MATURE WIDTH: 5 to 6 Feet
CLASSIFICATION: Broad leaved evergreen shrub
SUNLIGHT: Full sun to part shade
HABIT: Densely branched, upright
FOLIAGE: Dark green
FLOWER COLOR: White fragrant flowers that produce red berries
PRUNING SEASON: Prune in spring after flowering if needed
SOIL CONDITION: Any well drained soil
WATER REQUIREMENTS: Water well until established
USES: Extremely attractive when used as in the mixed border, foundations, or as a privacy hedge

Skip Cherry Laurel is an easy to grow evergreen shrub or hedge plant for filtered sunlight to dappled shade. Glossy, medium-green leaves with a refined look on a solid, vase-shaped form create a layered effect. Stalks of fragrant white flowers appear in spring. Schip is one of the hardiest of the Laurels. It makes a stunning hedge or accent plant that responds to pruning very well. This shrub is often called Schip Laurel or Cherry Laurel. Often Confused with the True English Laurel.

The fastest-growing evergreen hedging shrub that is not a conifer
Very salt and drought tolerant make a great shrub for any condition
One of the best shrubs for privacy
Fragrant, sweet-smelling flowers