Also known as Camphor Tree or Camphor Laurel. Has glossy green foliage and new growth is tinged with bronze. A hardy evergreen with a spreading growth habit making it suitable for providing shade. Small white flowers start to appear in spring followed by small black berry-like fruit in autumn. Likes full sun and tolerates average type soil that is moist but free-draining.

Grows to between 25m and 30m.