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Laurus Nobilis Bay Tree

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pot size: 20cm
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Laurus nobilis or Bay Tree is a medium-sized evergreen tree reaching 5-6mt tall if left unpruned, however their best used as low screening plant
Looks awesome as a front hedge in art deco developments pruned to 1-2mt.  This also increases the density of the plant.  Making it impenetrable as a sight plant screen.
The trees have a medium growth rate and are very good for large containers or tubs. They respond well to trimming and also make good hedge subjects for the landscape.  Tolerant of frost and coastal conditionsMulch during summer, this will help keep, just barely moist. Will benefit from feeding twice per year with a complete plant food and liquid fertilizer.
Branches are used in garlands symbolizes victory or accomplishment. Its aromatic dark, glossy green leaves are used in cooking and yield an essential oil used in perfumery.  Flowers are insignificant, tiny green.   
Laurus nobilis, commonly known as bay laurel or bay tree, is a small evergreen tree or shrub native to the Mediterranean region. It belongs to the family Lauraceae, which also includes cinnamon and camphor trees. Its dark green leaves are glossy and aromatic, and are commonly used as a culinary herb to add flavor to soups, stews, and other dishes.
In addition to its culinary uses, the bay tree has also been used for medicinal purposes for centuries. Its leaves contain essential oils and compounds with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, and have been used to treat digestive issues, respiratory problems, and other ailments.
Overall, the bay tree is a versatile and attractive plant that can be grown for both its culinary and medicinal properties, as well as for its ornamental value in the landscape.
Laurus nobilis Bay Tree is available from Online Plants, Australia's leading e-commerce plant nursery. Located in Melbourne we offer fast, accurate and careful plant delivery to all Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane, metropolitan and regional areas.