Sweet Bay - Laurus
Prized for its highly aromatic foliage, Sweet Bay is a Mediterranean native and is best for zones 8-10. Northern gardeners can enjoy Sweet Bay as a container specimen. Although an ornamental selection, you can use the colorful foliage for adding flavor to your recipes. Sweet Bay, also known as Laurus, is best in well-drained soils in full sun locations, is evergreen and can grow to a height of 10 feet.