Hill's Yew - Taxus x media 'Hillii'

A compact broadly pyramidal form of yew. Soft-needled foliage is a dark olive green and holds its color well in winter. Red berries on female plants. Very uniform, it makes a fine hedge or columnar accent. Easily sheared to create the size and form desired. All parts of this plants are toxic when ingested.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Foundation
Mass Planting
Topiary
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
36-48"
Special Features: 
Rabbit Resistant
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
Average: 4 (28 votes)

Prefers a moist well drained, slightly acid soil. Tolerates dry, compacted soils when established. Fertilize in spring just before new growth begins. Little pruning is necessary but very tolerate of heavy pruning and shearing to give a formal appearance. 

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