Taunton Yew Shrubs are ideal for people who want a plant that can grow in the shade and is easy to care for. Its green needles can sustain severe hot and cold temperatures. They grow up to 4 feet tall and six feet wide. They’re adaptable to varying degrees of sun exposure, thriving in the sun and growing equally well in the shade. On average, you only need to water them once a week, perhaps more in warmer weather.
- Taunton yews are hardy, evergreen shrubs that are easy to grow and do well in shaded areas, making them a gardener’s delight.
- These yews are wider than they are tall, tending to max at about 4 feet and spread out to about six, creating a nice rounded shape.
- Not a lot of extra care is required for these plants, but they do need weekly watering and more during high heat spells.
“You can start growing Taunton yews if you live in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 4 through 7.”