Etna English Laurel
Bright orange-bronze new foliage creates a dazzling effect in spring as they contrast with the rich dark green, glossy mature leaves. Short spikes of small white, fragrant flowers appear in profusion later in the season. A durable hedge or screen plant. Evergreen.
|Latin Name:||Prunus laurocerasus 'Anbri'|
|Shrub Type:||Broadleaf Evergreen|
|Exposure:||Part to Full Sun|
|Mature Height:||6-8 Feet|
|Mature Width:||6-8 Feet|
|Recommended Spacing:||5 feet apart|
|Hardiness Zone:||Zone 6-9|
|Pruning Time:||Spring after Flowering|
|Tolerates Road Salt|
|Accent, Border, Coastal Exposure, Dry Shade, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Urban Garden, Wildlife Garden, Windbreak, Woodland Garden|
Thrives in slightly deep, fertile, moist, well-drained soil; tolerates poor, sandy, or clay soils. Prefers more sun in cool climates, more shade in warmer areas. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates dry shade. Feed in early spring. Prune after flowering to shape.Pruning time: spring after flowering.