Laurus noblis 'Saratoga'
Saratoga Sweet Bay, Grecian Laurel
Laurus noblis is an evergreen shrub or tree. Grows slowly to 12-40 ft. tall and wide. The leaves are long and dark green. Clusters of small yellow spring flowers are followed by black or dark purple, 1/2-1 in. fruit. Leaves may be used in cooking. 'Saratoga' variety is resistant to psyllid, a pest.
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Planting Instructions: 1. Dig a hole 2 times the width and 1 and 1/2 times the height of the container. 2. Set rootball at ground level. 3. Prepare soil mix of equal parts soil and soil amendment. 4. Backfill with amended soil. 5. Build Basin and water.
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