Taxus Baccata ‘Standishii’, 60cm Tall, 3L Pot


Height now 60cm

Width now 10-15cm

3 litre pot.

Taxus are small evergreen trees or large shrubs of rounded habit, with dense, linear leaves, insignificant flowers and, on female plants, conspicuous fleshy red arils surrounding the solitary seeds

‘Standishii’ is a dense, columnar, slow-growing medium-sized evergreen shrub with erect branches clothed in spreading, rich yellow leaves.

How to grow

Cultivation – Grow in any well-drained soil. Tolerant of exposure and urban pollution. Slow growing

Propagation – Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings or grafting

Suggested planting locations and garden types – Low Maintenance Architectural

How to care

Pruning – No regular pruning necessary, but can be trimmed and shaped when required

Pests – May be attacked by tortrix moth, vine weevil, gall mites and scale insects

Diseases – May be subject to phytophthora root diseases