Taxus Baccata (English Yew)

Taxus Baccata

Taxus Baccata (English Yew)

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This classic native favourite makes an excellent, long lived hedge. A vigorous compact evergreen that forms a wind and drought resistant hedge, sporting narrow leathery forest green leaves, sometimes with fleshy red fruit in autumn. It will tolerate most soils, once established will tolerate dry soils and shaded conditions. It is easy to maintain and manage, trimming and shaping when needed. Also popular as a free standing bush or for topiary or maintain and manage, trimming and shaping when needed. Also popular as a free standing bush or for topiary or containers. Taxus Baccata the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit for its reliable performance and for it's stability of colour.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour N/A
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
How Supplied Bare rooted plants
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

N/A

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

Bare rooted plants

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 300cm
Mature Spread 300cm
Plant Spacing 90cm
Height Supplied 20cm
Annual Growth 40cm
Plant Spacing

90cm

Height Supplied

20cm

Annual Growth

40cm

Mature Height

300cm

Mature Spread

300cm

Planting Plant in moisture retentive soil, along with a little peat/bonemeal surrounding the roots firmly.
Soil Type Humus rich, moisture retentive soil
Pruning Prune as required
Planting

Plant in moisture retentive soil, along with a little peat/bonemeal surrounding the roots firmly.

Soil Type

Humus rich, moisture retentive soil

Pruning

Prune as required

Plant in fertile, humus rich and moisture retentive soil. Apply some bonemeal when planting. Plant at approx 90cm apart.
Trim as required in summer and winter to help keep its shape.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour N/A
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    How Supplied Bare rooted plants
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Bare rooted plants

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    N/A

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 300cm
    Mature Spread 300cm
    Plant Spacing 90cm
    Height Supplied 20cm
    Annual Growth 40cm
    Height Supplied

    20cm

    Annual Growth

    40cm

    Mature Height

    300cm

    Mature Spread

    300cm

    Plant Spacing

    90cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in moisture retentive soil, along with a little peat/bonemeal surrounding the roots firmly.

    Soil Type

    Humus rich, moisture retentive soil

    Pruning

    Prune as required

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant in fertile, humus rich and moisture retentive soil. Apply some bonemeal when planting. Plant at approx 90cm apart.
    Trim as required in summer and winter to help keep its shape.