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Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants

Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' hedging

From £6.99

Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants are one of the lesser-known members of the Laurel hedging species and offer very similar characteristics to the popular Common Laurel. This plant is extremely hardy and maintains a very deep green foliage colour throughout winter. Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' is ideal for screening as it has a dense habit and lush evergreen foliage. Great for problem sites, Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants are particularly drought and shade tolerant.

  • Best Features: Evergreen foliage, year-round interest, white flowers, wildlife value
  • Ideal For Hedges: 1.5m - 5m high
  • Growth Rate: Average to Fast | 30-60cm a year
  • Position: Normal or moist, free-draining soil, sun or full shade, exposed or sheltered, inland
  • Also Consider: Our full range of Laurel hedging
Grouped product items
ImageRoot TypeHeight NowExtra InfoNo Per
Laurel 'Caucasica' 40/60cm 2L pot
Laurel 'Caucasica' 40/60cm 2L pot

Pot Grown
2L Pot


3 to 4






Laurel 'Caucasica' 60/90cm 2L pot
Laurel 'Caucasica' 60/90cm 2L pot

Pot Grown
2L Pot









Laurel 'Caucasica' 60/90cm 5L pot
Laurel 'Caucasica' 60/90cm 5L pot

Pot Grown
5L Pot


3 to 4






Laurel 'Caucasica' 90/120cm 10L pot
Laurel 'Caucasica' 90/120cm 10L pot

Pot Grown
10L Pot


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1.5 to 2






Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants (Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica') description

This evergreen hedging is fast growing and makes a wonderful low maintenance addition to any garden. Prunus 'Caucasica' has long oblong, shaped foliage and white fragrant flowers in spring that attract bees. The flowers are followed by red berries, which ripen to black and are a favourite with foraging birds, giving Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants wildlife interest.

Most popular uses of Prunus 'Caucasica'

Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' is great for growing on slopes or in difficult positions as it can tolerate drought and shade. This Laurel hedging can also form a dense, decorative privacy screen offering year-round coverage as the foliage is evergreen. The leaves maintain a very deep shade of green throughout winter, providing a lovely, lasting display of glossy foliage. Prunus 'Caucasica' hedge plants can be pruned into a formal hedge, or left slightly bushy for a more natural effect.

Prunus 'Caucasica' creates a handsome hedge when planted alone; the polished foliage makes an impressive feature in your garden without the need for companion plants.

Growth rate of Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica'

Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants are fast growing and should achieve 30-60cm a year, with a final hedge height of 1.5m - 5m.

Care advice for Laurel 'Caucasica'

At best4hedging, we advise pruning your Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' hedge annually, in early spring or summer to encourage healthy new growth. Please view our Hedging Care Advice section for further information.

Suggested planting density for Laurel hedging

For information on planting density relating specifically to Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica', please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type. Take a look at our Advice section for more information about planting density recommendations.

We offer Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' as pot grown plants, which are available to purchase year-round and can be planted at any time.

The vast majority of our Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants are grown in the UK by experts with generations of horticultural growing experience. However, we occasionally need to source plants from specialised growers abroad; we only select trusted nurseries where we can ensure the quality of the plants is of the very highest standard. At best4hedging, we always strive to bring you the freshest, highest quality Laurel 'Caucasica' hedge plants whilst keeping our prices competitive. You can buy Prunus laurocerasus 'Caucasica' online with confidence in the standard of service and products that you will receive.

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Free Delivery - The majority of orders over the minimum order values shown below are delivered FREE to UK Mainland. Please note, we are unable to deliver to N.I. and the Republic of Ireland.   (Exceptions apply - see Delivery Areas)

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pot grown
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planting essentials

standard box delivery


bare roots up to 1.2m


pot size up to and including 7.5L

(min qty 12)


ornamental & fruit trees

all tools, irrigation, canes & mulch matting

tall box delivery


bare roots 1.2m+







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pot size 10L & above,  root ball & topiary


(min qty 3)



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