Prunus laurocerasus ‘Schipkaensis’
A handsome upright shrub for woodland gardens with filtered sunlight or dappled shade. Glossy, medium green foliage with a refined look on a dense, vase-shaped form that has a layered appearance. Stalks of fragrant white flowers appear in spring. Hardier than dwarf English laurel.
Type: Zone 6-9
Light: Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun.
Water: Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Size: Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall and wide in 10 years.