Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.
|Botanical Name||Prunus laurocerasus 'Otto Luyken'|
|Plant Subtype||EVERGREEN SMALL SHRUB/HEDGE|
|Light Needs||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|USDA Cold Hardiness Zones||6 - 9|
|Height||3 - 5 feet|
|Special Uses||Attracts Birds, Dwarf Plant, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers, Showy Fruit, Year-Round Interest|
|Landscape Uses||Border, Hedges and Screens, Seacoast Exposure|