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botanical name:
Taxus baccata 'Standishii'
Taxus baccata 'Standishii' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Yew
family:  Taxaceae
characteristics: conifer, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: very slow
growth habit: columnar
leaf colour: yellow
flower colour:
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
Dense, columnar habit, more tightly upright than 'Fastigiata'. Golden yellow leaves. Very slow growing but probably the best form of the upright golden yew. Female clone.

Requires well drained soils and is happy on dry alkaline soils.

other notes:
A female form of 'Fastigiata Aurea'
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