Taxus baccata Irish Yew
A stately deep evergreen confier with a dense columar habit. Low maintenance, slow growing and long lived.
Used widely as a hedging plant, Taxus baccata is the Irish Yew . With an upright habit or columnar growth habit it will reach around 3m in height with a 1m spread in around 10 years. Over time if left unpruned the plant will broaden in growth habit although still upright it will spread to 2m + near the crown. The Irish Yew, is popular because it takes so well to shaping and pruning.