The Common Yew is a medium size tree growing to 30 to 50 feet tall and 20 feet wide. A great tree for parks, gardens, hedges, screens and shade. Common Yew can live 400-600 years. It is the longest living plant in Europe, where it is native to. Can be pruned into hedges and borders.
Other Names: English Yew
Soil Type: Prefers moist, well-drained soil in sun or shade.
Zones: 5 to 7
Germination Range: 40-60%
Stratification Requirement: 90-210 days warm stratification followed by 60-120 days cold stratification.