Prunus laurocerasus Laurel
The common or Cherry Laurel is a vigorous, dense evergreen shrub with large, glossy, bright green leaves, which makes an ideal hedge. Suitable for normal to clay soils, full sun to full shade and inland or coastal sites. Fast growing, expect 30 – 60 cm per year. Easily maintained at 1 – 5M. Full sun/part shade. Hardy.