Yew Pyramid (Taxus baccata)

Yew Pyramid (Taxus baccata)

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A garden classic, Yew topiary pyramids are the perfect way to create an instant impression. Position the topiary trees either side of entrance ways to make an impact as guests enter, or along boundary lines to add interest to the garden. Yew, or as it is also known "Taxus baccata" is a hardy and reliable option for the garden. The perfect choice for those looking for low-maintenance plants, the slow growth rate of this tree means you can leave it to its own devices. Retaining its soft green needles throughout the seasons this bushy evergreen shrub boasts conifer-like appearance. With its slow growth rate, Yew will generally achieve a maximum height of 2 metres with a 1.5 spread.
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Product TypePlant
Country Of OriginBritain
Weight65 kg
Latin NameTaxus baccata
Plant Type Evergreen
ShapeTopiary Pyramid
Plant Height including Pot

H125-150cm - 195cm

H150-175cm - 220cm

H175-200cm - 245cm

Container SizeWired Rootball
Rootball/Container Diameter 45 cm
Growth Size & HabitatGrowth rate of 20-40cm a year.
Growing ConditionsTaxus are as tough as they come. A species that will tolerate exposure, dry soils and urban pollution. It is also ok in full shade. This makes a great specimen plant for topiary and hedging.
Soil Requirements

Taxus baccata will grow in any well drained soil; it can grow in multiple soil types such as; chalk, clay, loam, sand.

It is a versatile plant that is able to grow in soil that varies in pH levels (acid, alkaline, neutral).

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.

Maintenance

To shape, prune hard in late spring.

Hedges and shrubs can be lightly trimmed all throughout its growth periods, it can also be pruned right back, even into old wood. If you would like it to grow to more of a height.

Please see our FAQs for more information.

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.

Returns

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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