Characteristics and features:
The 'Otto Luyken' Laurel flowers at the beginning of summer and
produces bunches of small, white, delicately perfumed
flowers. For the pleasure of everyone, it re-flowers
in the autumn. Its dark green leaves are narrow and
The 'Otto luyken' Laurel is used on grounds and in
gardens to create flowerbeds or low hedges.
Area of origin:
Adult dimensions: Height: Up to 1.5 meters (4.9').
Spread: Up to 2 meters (6.6').
Soil: All soil except chalky.
Hardiness: Frost hardy up to -20°C, prefers humid
Position: Full sun
Bay Laurel (Laurus nobilis),
small scented greeny yellow flowers, dislikes chalky soil
Common Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia'),
bright green foliage, clusters of white flowers, can be used in hedges, dislikes
Portugal Laurel (Prunus lusitanica),
shiny green foliage, white flowers in June, can be used in hedges