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Taxus x media 'Brandon'

Brandon Yew

Yew

Comments

An incredibly versatile evergreen shrub with a compact, spreading habit, bright green emerging foliage is held against dense, dark green needles in spring; a beautiful garden or foundation shrub that's hardier than other varieties, takes pruning very well

Description

An incredibly versatile evergreen shrub with a compact, spreading habit, bright green emerging foliage is held against dense, dark green needles in spring; a beautiful garden or foundation shrub that's hardier than other varieties, takes pruning very well

Landscape Attributes

Brandon Yew is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Brandon Yew is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Topiary

Planting & Growing

Brandon Yew will grow to be about 3 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 50 years or more.

Light Requirement:

shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

3b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

3 feet

4 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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