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TAXUS baccata 'Repens Aurea'

Commonly known as Yew

Low spreading yew with leaf margins yellow when young turning cream later. Needs full sun for the best leaf colour
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£14.50 each

 

  • Evergreen - leaves 2-3cm (¾-1¼in) long
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • 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 - tolerates full shade
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants. - dangerous to humans and animals
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - possibly same as 'Dovastonii Aurea', propagated from sideshoots resulting in prostrate habit. Slow-growing. Females may produce red arils sparsely. 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 -
  • Wildlife - Bird friendly -
1m (39in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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