|Height||1m - 1.5m |
|Width||1m - 1.5m |
|Sun exposure||Full Sun/Part Shade |
|Soil type||Well Drained |
Laurus Nobilis Baby Bay Tree is a compact, upright growing bay tree. It is a little bit faster then the average bay tree in growth. It has aromatic, dark green leaves that can be used in a variety of dishes. The leaves can be used either fresh or dried giving a fragrant flavour. The leaves can be used anytime throughout the year.
Once established is hardy and can tolerate a variety of conditions. Prefers full sun or part shade but must have well drained soil. Perfect for the low maintenence garden.
Great for an informal hedge, small gardens, in a ornamental pot and perfect for the herb or kitchen garden.
Planting: Cultivate soil before planting. Dig hole twice the width of the container. Remove plant from container and place into the hole so that soil level is the same as the surrounding ground. Fill hole firmly and water in even if the soil is moist.
Care: Always ensure regular watering is provided for your new plants. The plants may need watering for around 12 weeks or until they are established depending on time of year and weather conditions once planted.
Good mulching will assist to reduce weeds and maintain moisture levels. Maintain fresh growth, shape and promote dense habit by pruning after main flowering time. Feed in early Spring with a low phosphorus fertiliser.
Using tubestock is a great advantage for planting in your garden as they will establish quickly with the appropriate care.
Plants are supplied as tubestock in 42mm wide pots. Your plant will be established in its pot and ready to plant out.