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Are skip laurel and cherry laurel the same?

Appeal: Schipka Cherry Laurel or simply Skip Laurel is a great evergreen shrub to use to form a hedge in your landscape. It is densely branched with broad evergreen leaves and prefers dappled light. Skip Laurel will produce white flower spikes in the spring that are fragrant. Very hardy Cherry Laurel.

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Just so, what is the difference between skip laurel and cherry laurel?

Cherry Laurel Shrubs (Prunus laurocerasus) are attractive, upright evergreen shrubs The 4” long and 1” leaves are very shiny, dark green (almost holly in color). The Skipkaenis (Skip Laurel) is more upright and faster growing. It can grow 7-8 feet tall in a few years and can be fairly dense growing.

Similarly, what is a skip laurel plant? ü Skip laurel (Prunus laurocerasus 'Schipkaensis') is a thick growing shrub and evergreen it has glossy leaves and bunches with white flowers in the spring season. ü There need good sun rays that help them to grow full with full drained soil. They are easy-going it can handle wind and rain.

Also, is Laurel poisonous to other plants?

ALL parts (leaves, berries etc.) of all Laurels, apart from Bay Laurel, are poisonous to livestock and animals. We have had no reports of children or pets being affected by the foliage of these hedging plants; in our experience they hold no real attraction, however it is best to avoid planting next to livestock.

How do you plant a skip cherry laurel?

Using Skip Laurels as an Informal Barrier or Screen To create a privacy screen, plant your trees between 3 and 10 feet apart, depending on how quickly you need screening, and how dense you want it to be. Planted closely your trees will fill in and give you a solid barrier in just a few short years.

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