Prunus laurocerasus 'Schipkaensis'

West Coast Skip Laurel

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West Coast Skip Laurel is a compact evergreen shrub with a dense vase shaped habit and glossy dark green foliage.  Upright panicle clusters of fragrant creamy white flowers bloom in spring and are followed by small black drupes in summer.  In warmer climates, flowers best in part sun and rich moist well-drained soils. 

Type: 

Shrub

Height: 

5' - 10' 

Spread: 

3’ - 7'

Spacing: 

5’

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

5 - 8

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

White

Season of Interest:  

SpringYear-Round

MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance.  Need to prune after flowering.  Susceptible to shot-hole disease, powdery mildew, and root rot.

LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersWoodland GardensWildlife Gardens, Foundation Plantings, Hedges, and containers. 

COMPANION PLANTS:  HydrangeaButterfly Bush, Coneflower

IMAGE: Photo by David J. Stang, Prunus laurocerasus Schipkaensis 1zzCC BY-SA 4.0

 

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