Taunton Yew Hedge
An evergreen that tolerates shade
You don't need a green thumb to grow yews. These low-maintenance, easy-care evergreens can really enhance the landscape. Tauntons Yew is a showy, compact shrub that grows 3-4 ft. tall with a 3-5 ft. spread. Its dense appearance makes it a good choice for a foundation planting or low-growing hedge. Its soft, green needles provide plenty of color and interest in the landscape throughout the year. Best of all, this shrub is easy to grow and drought tolerant, once established. While Tauntons Yew shrub grows best when planted in full sun to partial shade, it will tolerate heavy shade. Frequently severely damaged by deer.