Portuguese Laurel / Prunus Lusitanica
Portuguese laurel, Prunus lusitanica, produces a large, dense, evergreen hedge and excellent screen. Tolerates shade in well-drained, slightly acid to very alkaline soil. Evergreen Portuguese laurel / Prunus lusitanica native to Portugal and Spain grows perfectly well in the UK and in recent years has been one of our most popular hedges.
Portuguese laurel / Prunus lusitanica will grow in sun to semi-shaded areas. It is known liked for its’ attractive glossy dark green leaves and red stems.
We supply Portuguese laurel / Prunus lusitanica in individual hedging plants, elements and our unique Elveden instant hedges.