A picture of a Canary Island laurel

Canary Island laurel

Laurus azorica

Full Sun
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

13m

Min

Flowering

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A photo of Canary Island laurel
A photo of Canary Island laurel

Canary Island laurel Overview

This species is a large tree about 21m high. It will produce a mass of yellow filaments which are carried in clusters of 5 to 9 blooms, they are followed by small black berries. The evergreen leaves are elliptical and about 15cm long.

How to propagate Canary Island laurel

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Canary Island laurel

Grown for their foliage. Suitable for coastal conditions.