Laurus – Sicilian Sunshine® – Sweet bay – Laurus nobilis
Our Sicilian Sunshine™ sweet bay is an ornamental selection, but you can certainly use the colorful foliage in cooking, too. Here's a great opportunity for anyone looking for something fun and new to showoff at Thanksgiving - a cute little sweet bay plant instead? Odds are you'll be using bay leaves in your feast.
Best in well-drained soils. Prune in late winter or early spring. Bay leaves may be harvested as needed, and can be used fresh or dried.
Needs Good Drainage
Uses Notes This bright evergreen is a nice accent plant.
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Edible Herb, Landscape, Specimen or Focal Point