Laurus nobilis. The bay tree is a popular evergreen shrub suitable for containers or growing in the ground. Kept neatly clipped, the dark-green foliage can create stunning formal shapes that make an elegant entrance, or formal hedge. Bay leaves can be used fresh or dried and are used in cooking to give a fragrant flavour to soups, stews and other dishes. Bay Laurel
Name: Laurus nobilis
Approx. Height and spread: 7M x 7M unless kept clipped.
Position: Ful sun – part shade.
Soil Ph: All.
Moisture: Well drained soil.