Ready Potted Topiary Standard Portuguese Laurel Prunus Lusitanica Angustifolia 45cm Chelsea Planter: Beautiful Large Head, Standard Prunus Lusitanica chunky stemmed Portuguese Laurel. Prunus Lusitanica is a smaller leaved variety of Laurel, they make a super alternative to the more traditional topiary standards such as Bay Trees and Buxus and Ilex, leaves are a glossy dark green and keep colour throughout even the harshest winters. During the earlier summer months, May to July, depending on climate, fragrant white flowers appear, these are followed by red fruits which ripen to black. These are relatively quick growing trees, the standard stem will not grow taller but will get thicker, heads are currently around 50/55cm in diameter and should be trimmed a couple of times a year to keep it nice and compact. Laurel even is standard form is extremely hardy it does best planted in full sun, and requires no winter protection, they will happily sit in pots or the ground all winter. These plants have been ready potted for your convenience into large 45cm square Chelsea Terrace Planters.
What to expect: These are beautiful large established plants with a 25 litre rootball. Your purchase will arrive with a potted height of approximately 2 metres, looking exactly like the pictures.
Please note due to the weight of these plants these once potted your order will be dispatched on pallet, this is classed as a kerbside service, please keep this in mind if you live in an apartment or similar.