Posted: 22/02/2014 at 18:53
I don't think the first is a laurel, the arrangement of the leaves is wrong and laurel berries fish up black. But I have no better suggestion, it's not something I'm familiar with. Have you got acid soil?
The grassy thing is some sort of cyperus I think
No.10, I'd say Centaurea montana, blue flowers, pretty but a bit of a thug
Last is a pieris