Laurel Hedging - Prunus laurocerasus Novita - Approx 40-60cm - Pack of 12 Cherry Laurel Plants

Product ref: K20389

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High Quality Evergreen Laurel Hedging, Novita is a particularly tough and easy to grow cultivar. Forming a dense, bushy, evergreen shrub with large glossy, dark green leaves. It makes an excellent hedging plant, and can cope with deep shade under trees was well as full sun. Small white flowers are produced on spikes in mid-spring.

Position: full sun, partial shade or shade

Soil: moist but well-drained soil, except shallow chalk

Rate of growth: fast-growing

Flowering period: April

Flower colour: white

Other features: a very versatile hedging shrub

Hardiness: fully hardy

Garden care: When planting incorporate lots of compost in the planting hole. Prune in either spring or summer. Mature plants can tolerate hard pruning in spring, cutting back to the old wood.

Eventual height: 5m

Eventual spread: 4m Plants are easily maintained at a smaller height and spread by annual trimming.

Pack of 10 Plants, each supplied as very strong, 2 litre pot grown bushy plants full of vigour at a total height of approx 40-60cms tall, for hedging purposes these are best set 45-60cms (2ft) apart.

A good alternative to Leylandii if you are concerned about maintenance, creating a luxury look with out maintenance head aches and fears of growing out of control.