Taxus x media
USDA Zone 5 (-20°F) to USDA Zone 7 (0°F).
2-6' (0.5-2 m)
1-2 times per week
Provide enough water in fall, before freeze
Soft-needled evergreen with a naturally rounded shape grows slowly. Nice for foundation or planting in large groups. Maintains deep green color year-round, making an excellent background for flowering plants. Tolerates hard pruning. Prefers well-drained soil; will tolerate alkaline (sweet) or acid (sour).