Yew (Taxus media 'Groenland')

Yew (Taxus media 'Groenland')

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The Yew Groenland, also known as "Taxus media 'Groenland'" is a hardy and reliable option. The perfect choice for topiary plants with its slow growth rate, you can leave it to its own device a lot of the time with the odd check-up throughout the growing seasons. This bushy evergreen shrub boasts conifer-like soft green needles that retain their colour throughout the seasons and has an upright bushy growth habit. Whether using the Yew Groenland as part of a topiary unit or as a stand-alone feature plant, it is a hardy and reliable option that is ideal for any garden.
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Product TypePlant
Country Of OriginBritain
Weight65 kg
Latin NameTaxus media 'Groenland'
Plant Type Evergreen
ShapeTopiary Balls
Plant Height including Pot

60cm Diameter - 105cm

70cm Diameter - 115cm

Container SizeWired Rootball
Rootball/Container Diameter 45 cm
Growth Size & HabitatGrowth height of 2 metres with a 1.5 spread.
Growing Conditions

Adaptable to all aspects (north, south, west, east facing).

It will thrive in almost any position from full sun to deep shade.

Soil Requirements

Grow Yew trees in any well-drained, fertile soil.

This Taxus is versatile and will happily grow on acid or alkaline soils.

Watering Requirements

The key to growing Taxus is to avoid them from getting too wet.

Often when planting its beneficial to add some grit to the planting hole to help improve drainage. Equally, during the summer months ensure they don’t dry out.


Prune to shape in later winter, early spring.

To maintain the topiary, monitor it’s growth throughout late spring/summer and trim as required with a hedge trimmer or garden shears; depending on the size of your topiary, and the size you would like to grow it to, to maintain a dense habit.

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Delivery Cost

Free of charge on all full pallets and any orders over £1,000 + VAT.

A flat charge of £30 applies to any split-pack order under £1,000 + VAT.

POA delivery charges apply to the far reaches of the UK, contact us to get a delivery quote.

Delivery Times

Free* next day delivery available to certain postcodes. (*T&C's apply)

This product cannot be delivered on a Monday.


Cancel up to 14 days from the date of delivery. Products to be returned in the same condition and packaging. Products require watering in order to stay in the same condition.

You will be responsible for returning the product to London Stone. Collection can be made by us but this will incur a £40 + VAT collection charge.

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