Laurel

Schipkaenis Laurel:

  • Height: 2 to 5 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 5 to 8 feet
  • Foliage: green; white flowers in spring, black berries in the fall 
  • Light requirement: part sun, filtered shade, morning sun
  • Soil tolerances: moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Otto Luyken:

  • Height: 3 to 4 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 4 to 6 feet
  • Foliage: green; white flowers in the spring 
  • Light requirement: part sun, full sun
  • Soil tolerances: moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate