Makes a great, trouble-free, low hedge. Can be sheared or pruned to any shape. Perfect for foundation plantings that won't block your view from your windows. Mature height is only 3-4' tall, but spreads up to 7'. Can also be sheared into a low 3-4' "shake-hands-with-neighbor", hedge. Unsheared growth habit is rounded mounding. No serious insect or disease problems – no sprays required! This female cultivar has bright red berries. Resistant to drought, rabbits and will do well in heavy shade. The most widely planted foundation plant in the U.S. Recommended for zones 4-7.
Taxus x media 'Densiformis'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:36 - 48 inches
Spread:4 - 6 feet
Flowering Date:Evergreen year round
Winter Care:No winter protection is necessary.
Foliage Type:Soft dark green needles
Pruning:Prune early in summer to shape.
Soil Requirement:Moist, well drained soil
Watering Requirement:Check soil weekly for moisture, water thoroughly when dry. Adequate water until ground freezes is necessary to sustain plant during winter.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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