Portugal Laurel

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Prunus lusitanica

Leathery, glossy, dark green leaves Small white flower in mid-spring, black fruit in fall Can grow 25 inches per year Can be used as a hedge or individually planted Care: You may lightly prune at any time of the year; however, the best time is from late February until July 4. Heavy pruning should be done in late March to allow for two growth times before frost. *Deer Resistant*

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Evergreen Shrub
foliage Type Evergreen
Height 10 ft-20 ft
Spread 4-8 ft
Shape Upright
Primary foliage Color
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color White
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Sun or shade
Water Preferences Well -drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone 6-9