Chestnut Hill Cherry Laurel

Prunus lauracerasus 'Chestnut Hill'

Plant Details:

Plant Type: Shrub
Plant Family: Rosaceae
Plant Description: This is a dense evergreen plant that prefers part shade and has a generally rounded form. It has glossy dark green foliage and showy, fragrant, white flowers that bloom during the end of April and beginning of May. Well-drained soil is preferred.
Plant Care: Only minimal pruning is required and mostly to retain a desirable shape. Pruning should be done in early spring. Monitor for pests, diseases or other ailments on a regular basis.

Plant Attributes:

Hardiness Zone: 6 to 9
Mature Size: 4' tall and wide
Utah Native: No
Plant Select: No
Salt Tolerant: Unknown
Deer Resistant: Unknown
Pollinator Friendly: No
Localscapes: Foundation Plant, Perimeter Plant
Foliage Interest: No
Foliage Color: Dark Green, Green
Bloom Color: White
Bloom Season: Spring
Bloom Period: Apr - May

Plant Needs:

Light Requirement: Sun to Part Sun
Irrigation Requirement:     Moderate

Garden Location:

  • Not on display
    • Not on display
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter