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By Anci

Renfrewshire, United Kingdom Gb

Hello everyone can anyone ID this little tree could it be a portuguese laurel or bay?It has red stems with thick dark green leaves, thanks xx




does the leaf have a 'wavy edge' if yes then Yes it could be a laurel.
A close up of the leaves would help.

23 Feb, 2014


It's a little hard to see, but it looks like the leaves come in pairs (opposite). If so, it might be a privet of some kind.

25 Feb, 2014


Could it be a type of prunus.

28 Feb, 2014


Hi, yes it looks like Prunus Lusitanica to me, {portuguese laurel}, Derek.

2 Mar, 2014


Thanks to everyone who commented I have have added a closer lokk photo if this helps anyone to ID but I do think it is Portuguese Laurel x

5 Mar, 2014

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