Species: Bay (Laurus nobilis)

Family: Laurels (LAURACEAE)

Category: Flowering Plants

Location: NW

A. Flowering Plants

More extensive information on flowering plants can be found in a separate blog post.

B. Laurels (LAURACEAE)

The laurels are tough plants, with leathery leaves, many being aromatic evergreens, but some are deciduous.

C. Bay (Laurus nobilis)

The bay leaves used in cooking come from this tree. The small yellow May flowers are followed on female plants by black berries.

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Bay

Bays are tough plants, with leathery leaves, many being aromatic evergreens.

Bay

The Bay is a type of laurel. Some are deciduous.

Bay

The bay leaves used in cooking come from this tree. The small yellow May flowers are followed on female plants by black berries.