Laurus nobilis, Bay Laurel
Laurel Leaf, Bay Laurel, Sweet Bay
A slow growing tree that can reach up to 30' high and 20' wide. Yellow flowers bloom in the spring. The leaves are aromatic and used for cooking.
- Best in cool sun, light shade
- Best in well draining soil, can tolerate heavy soils
- Hardy to 15 degrees
- Native to the Mediterranean