Taxus baccata
  • Taxus baccata
  • Taxus baccata

Taxus baccata

£12.50

(Yew Tree) The yew is a beautiful evergreen conifer native to parts of Europe, North Africa and East Asia.

Supplied Sizes: 3L pots (approx 3 years old, 25 - 30 cm tall)

Quantity
In Stock

  £6.95 P&P for ANY number of plants to most of UK.

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The yew is a beautiful evergreen conifer native to parts of Europe, North Africa and East Asia. They are very long lived plants, with some surviving for up to 2000 years, making it the longest lived tree in Europe.

A handsome standalone tree if left to its own devices, Taxus baccata can also be pruned to create a superb formal hedge.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow.
  • Habit: Medium sized tree with an open, rounded habit if left unpruned.
    • Height: up to 15 m (50 ft)
    • Spread: 10 m (32 ft).
  • Notes: All parts of Taxus baccata are poisonous and should not be eaten!
  • Larger Sizes: We can supply yew plants at larger sizes if required. If you would like a quote, please call our office on (01530) 413700 or email us at sales@bluebellnursery.com with the number & size of plants you require. Please note that these yews are available in late autumn - winter - early spring when dormant. Larger sizes may be to heavy to be sent with our normal mail order service and sometimes require collection.

2017-01-01

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall), Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall), Shrub - Large (over 10 ft tall), Shrub - Small (less than 5 ft tall), Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Acid, Special: Windy & Exposed, Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline
Special Features
Evergreen, Honey Fungus Resistant, Screening/Hedge, To grow in a pot

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