cherry laurel


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cherry laurel

n.
A frequently cultivated Eurasian evergreen shrub or small tree (Prunus laurocerasus) in the rose family, having showy clusters of white flowers and glossy foliage that yields an oil similar to bitter almond oil.

cherry laurel

n
(Plants) a Eurasian rosaceous evergreen shrub, Prunus laurocerasus, having glossy aromatic leaves, white flowers, and purplish-black fruits
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Noun1.cherry laurel - frequently cultivated Eurasian evergreen shrub or small tree having showy clusters of white flowers and glossy foliage and yielding oil similar to bitter almond oilcherry laurel - frequently cultivated Eurasian evergreen shrub or small tree having showy clusters of white flowers and glossy foliage and yielding oil similar to bitter almond oil
genus Prunus, Prunus - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
2.cherry laurel - small flowering evergreen tree of southern United States
genus Prunus, Prunus - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
Translations
laurel cerezolaurel reallauroceraso
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When clipping cherry laurel, you might notice that because it has large leaves, some get cut in half.
When clipping cherry laurel (Prunus laurocerasus), you might notice that because it has large leaves, some of these get cut in half.
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The material in this study is cherry laurel (Prunus lau rocerasus L.), belonging to Rosaceae family.
Take cherry laurel, for example, which we see in many gardens in Denmark.
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