Taxus Shrubs (Yew)

Brownii Taxus:

  • Height: 5 to 6 feet; slow growth
  • Spread: 5 to 8 feet;
  • Foliage: green
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Cuspidata Taxus:

  • Height: 2 to 3 feet; slow growth
  • Spread: 6 to 8 feet;
  • Foliage: green
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Densiformis Taxus:

  • Height: 3 to 4 feet; slow growth
  • Spread: 4 to 6 feet;
  • Foliage: green
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Media Taxus:

  • Height: 3 to 4 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 4 to 6 feet;
  • Foliage: dark green
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate

Wardii Taxus:

  • Height: 3 to 4 feet; moderate growth
  • Spread: 6 to 8 feet;
  • Foliage: dark green
  • Light requirement: partial sun to full sun
  • Soil tolerances: clay, moist; well-drained
  • Drought tolerance: moderate