Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia

Common Laurel hedging is the most common hedging used in the UK. Its easy to see why. This lush dense shrub is perfect for garden boundaries or single shrub planting. The large fleshy leaves means that laurel has good sound absorbing qualities, making your garden paradise that little more private. Candles of white flowers cover the dence branches during spring, later in the year black cherry like fruit appear. All of our Pot Grown Laurel is produced in the UK by Hedging Plants Direct.

Plant Spacing:
Bare Root - Best planted in a double staggered row
20cm - 30cm 5 plants per metre. 30cm - 40cm 4.5 plants per metre. 50cm - 70cm 4 plants per metre 

Pot Grown / Root Balled - Best planted in a single row.
60cm - 80cm 3 plants per metre. 80cm - 100cm 3 plants per metre.
100cm - 125cm 2 plants per metre. 125cm - 150cm 2 plants per metre.
150cm - 175cm 2 plants per metre. 175cm - 200cm 1.5 plants per metre.

Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
Common Cherry Laurel Hedge - Prunus laur. Rotundifolia
 
 

Key Facts
Evergreen White flowers Likes sun or shade Likes all types of soil Annual growth 35cm + Fruit for birds Good nesting for birds
Full hardy Coastal area friendly Final height 3.0m Final spread 1.8m

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