Taxus baccata 'Fastigiata'
IRISH YEW, BLUE JOHN
Taxaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree, shrub or conifer

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to shade

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
6m
Plant habit
 
3m

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Flowers: n/a

Leaves: dark green; light green new leaves; stepped leaf arrangement

Ornamental Fruit: red berry

Edibility: edible fruit
 
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Taxus baccata 'Fastigiata'
IRISH YEW, BLUE JOHN
Taxaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree, shrub or conifer

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to shade

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
6m
Plant habit
 
3m

FEATURES

Flowers: n/a

Leaves: dark green; light green new leaves; stepped leaf arrangement

Ornamental Fruit: red berry

Edibility: edible fruit


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, oriental & formal designs

Uses: formal screen, formal hedge, large planter, topiary

Growth rate: slow

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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