Taunton Spreading Yew
A Taunton Spreading Yew, Just for You
- Easy to Care For
- Four Season Interest
- Extremely Versatile
There are many reasons to want a Taunton Spreading Yew, taxus x media 'Tauntoni', but "just because 'yew' want one" is more than enough reason for us. With its low graceful and lovely form, this shrub makes the perfect accent to any garden path or doorway.
The Taunton Spreading Yew spreads in a circular form and is dressed in short, dark evergreen needles all year long. As an added bonus, they are incredibly easy to care for! Simply find a well draining spot and water once a week during the first year and watch as your shrub flourishes. Taunton Spreading Yews don't need pruning but will not be any worse for ware if you'd like to tidy up its edges from time to time.
This shrub is well known for being both tolerant of summer heat and resistant to winter burn, making it the perfect border specimen for areas that see major temperature differences during the year.
Landscapers love to use these plants because of their rich, dark green evergreen foliage and versatility. The Taunton Spreading Yew will grow well in both the sunniest and shadiest parts of your garden. This shrub grows quite densely to give it a clean and compact appearance.
As the rest of your garden rests during the winter, this shrub will continue to be eye eye-catching as its beautiful dark green color never fades. With it's tolerance for so many different climates and amounts of sun exposure, it's no wonder the Taunton Spreading Yew is loved by many and often planted as border or accent specimen!
Don't miss out on this graceful, easy to care for, shrub. Order a Taunton Spreading Yew from us today!
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Equal to||.87 dry quart / .96 dry liter in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.
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|Botanical Name||Taxus x media 'Tauntoni'|
|Mature Height||3 - 4 feet|
|Mature Spread||4 - 6 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Partial Sun|