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Taxus baccata, English Yew

Taxus baccata

English Yew
Family: Taxaceae
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPoisonous or toxicSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Taxus baccata is widely used in landscaping and ornamental horticulture. Due to its dense, dark green, mature foliage, and its tolerance of even very severe pruning, it is used especially for formal hedges and topiary.

Most parts of the tree are toxic.

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