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Bay Leaves by Sydney J. Tanner

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Bay Leaves by Sydney J. Tanner
Laurus nobilis has many names: bay leaves, bay laurel, sweet bay, even Greek laurel. The laurel tree is a native of the Mediterranean. It has been grown since ancient times. The tree itself can be from 25-60 feet tall, depending on climate and zone. Laurel trees “migrated” to Europe in the 1600s, and the Americas with European settlement. 

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