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Flowering cherry tree
Myrtifolia

The Portuguese Laurel forms a small spreading tree, easy to grow, and ideal for patios.
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Growing


Flowering cherry tree
Myrtifolia
Gardening skillAverage
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Attractive foliage
Scented flowers
Growth habitSpreading
Height after 10 years1.5m-2.5m / 5ft-8ft
PruningPrune hard
Growth rateAverage
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Identification


Flowering cherry tree
Myrtifolia
Flower colourWhite
Flowering monthJune
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - autumnGreen
Fruit colourPurple
Fruit sizeSmall
Country of originSpain
Portugal
WildlifeAttractive to birds
Annual cycleEvergreen
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