This stunning bay tree standard makes an emphatic statement in any garden, whether next to your front door or positioned on the patio. The dark green foliage of Laurus Nobilis is lightly scented and is useful in cooking. It will grow happily in full sun or partial shade in sheltered or exposed sites. It thrives in well drained compost of all soil types. A regular trim will maintain its shape but otherwise no pruning is necessary. The potential height when container grown is 1m and the potential spread is 50cm.