This evergreen tree, also known as California bay laurel, has aromatic leaves and can be used as a hedgerow, privacy screen, or for erosion control.
|Habitats||Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland|
|Habitat Notes||Found near water sources.|
|Mature Height||25-30 ft|
|Shade Preference||shade, sun, part shade|
|Soil Tolerance||well-drained moist to dry soil|
|Special Uses||Hedgerow, privacy screen, erosion control. Attracts wildlife, birds.|