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Uses

Edible uses

Leaves

Material uses

Medicinal uses(Warning!)

There are no medicinal uses listed for Laurus nobilis.

Ecology

Ecosystem niche/layer

Canopy or Shrub

Ecological Functions

Hedge

Forage

Nothing listed.

Shelter

Nothing listed.

Propagation

Seed

Rooted cuttings

Cultivation

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Crops

Problems, pests & diseases

Associations & Interactions

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Polycultures & Guilds

There are no polycultures listed which include Laurus nobilis.

Descendants

Cultivars

Varieties

None listed.

Subspecies

None listed.

Full Data

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Taxonomy
Binomial name
Laurus nobilis
Genus
Laurus
Family
Lauraceae
Imported References
Edible uses
Medicinal uses
Material uses & Functions
Botanic
Propagation
Cultivation
Environment
Cultivation
Uses
Edible uses
None listed.
Material uses
None listed.
Medicinal uses
None listed.
Functions & Nature
Functions
Provides forage for
Provides shelter for
Environment
Hardiness Zone
6
Heat Zone
?
Water
low
Sun
full sun
Shade
permanent shade
Soil PH
Soil Texture
Soil Water Retention
Environmental Tolerances
  • Strong wind
Ecosystems
Native Climate Zones
None listed.
Adapted Climate Zones
None listed.
Native Geographical Range
Native Environment
None listed.
Ecosystem Niche
Root Zone Tendancy
None listed.
Life
Deciduous or Evergreen
Herbaceous or Woody
Life Cycle
Growth Rate
Mature Size
Fertility
Pollinators
?
Flower Colour
yellow
Flower Type

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Facts about "Laurus nobilis"RDF feed
Article is incompleteYes +
Article requires citationsNo +
Article requires cleanupNo +
Belongs to familyLauraceae +
Belongs to genusLaurus +
Functions asHedge +
Has binomial nameLaurus nobilis +
Has common nameBay +
Has edible partLeaves +
Has edible useHerbs +
Has environmental toleranceHigh wind +
Has fertility typeSelf fertile +
Has flowers of colouryellow +
Has growth rateSlow +
Has hardiness zone6 +
Has imageIllustration Laurus nobilis0.jpg +
Has lifecycle typePerennial +
Has material partSeeds +
Has material useSoap + and Insect Repellant +
Has mature height12 +
Has mature width10 +
Has primary imageIllustration Laurus nobilis0.jpg +
Has search namelaurus nobilis + and bay +
Has seed requiring scarificationNo +
Has seed requiring stratificationNo +
Has shade tolerancePermanent shade +
Has soil ph preferenceAcid +, Neutral + and Alkaline +
Has soil texture preferenceSandy +, Loamy + and Clay +
Has soil water retention preferenceWell drained + and Moist +
Has sun preferenceFull sun +
Has taxonomic rankSpecies +
Has taxonomy nameLaurus nobilis +
Has water requirementslow +
Inhabits ecosystem nicheCanopy + and Shrub +
Is deciduous or evergreenEvergreen +
Is grown fromSeed + and Cutting +
Is herbaceous or woodyWoody +
Is taxonomy typeSpecies +
Native to geographical rangeSouthern Europe +
PFAF cultivation notes migratedYes +
PFAF edible use notes migratedYes +
PFAF material use notes migratedYes +
PFAF medicinal use notes migratedYes +
PFAF propagation notes migratedYes +
PFAF toxicity notes migratedYes +
Tolerates maritime exposureNo +
Tolerates windYes +
Uses mature size measurement unitMetres +
Has subobjectThis property is a special property in this wiki.Laurus nobilis +, Laurus nobilis + and Laurus nobilis +