Daily Archive for February 2nd, 2016

Tree of the Month – Bay Laurel

The Bay Laurel – Ir-Randa

Another native tree that has almost disappeared from the wild, but it is common in parks and private gardens. This is an evergreen. The leaves of the Laurel are used in cooking and are valued for their medical properties. It grows in valleys and in other humid places such as Wied il-Luq and Wied Qirda.