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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

TAXUS baccata 'Dovastonii Aurea'

Commonly known as Golden yew, Westfelton yew

Yellow margined leaves on golden-yellow shoots. Spreading habit with drooping branchlets. Female tree
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£20.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
  • Evergreen - leaves 2-3cm (¾-1¼in) long
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Conifer
  • Tree - small tree
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full shade
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants. - dangerous to humans and animals
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - can withstand renovation pruning
  • Pests & Diseases - tortrix moth caterpillars, vine weevil, yew scale, Phytophthora root rot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
  • Wildlife - Bird friendly -
5m (16ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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