Additional information for Sweet Bay Tree, Bay Laurel, Bay Leaf

Sweet Bay Tree, Bay Laurel, Bay Leaf

Common name  Sweet Bay Tree, Bay Laurel, Bay Leaf
Date  July 15, 2013
Details  This is the true "Laurel" of the ancients now grown for its aromatic foliage - used in cooking - and, as it stands clipping well, for formal use outside hotel entrances and the like. Good hedging plant and hardy throughout the British Isles.
Family  Lauraceae
Botanical name  Laurus nobilis
Perennial