Meet the Breeder
Grand Haven, MI, USA
STONEHENGE DARK DRUID®
USPP 32,419; CBRAF
- Boxwood substitute
- Fast growing
- Dense branching
Need a neat and tidy yew with outstanding color? Get Stonehenge Dark Druid Taxus! Noted for its rich, dark green foliage and tight round habit, this yew is a useful and versatile low-mounded plant that can be used like boxwood. It has superb hardiness and winter coloration.
USDA Zone 4 - 7 (-30°F/-34.4°C)
Exposure Full sun, Part sun, Shade
Height 3' - 4'
Finish Time 1.5 seasons
Foliage Color Green
Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn
Soil Adaptable to various soil pH levels, but good drainage is imperative.
Pruning Little required; may be shaped or trimmed in late spring, after the new growth has emerged but before it hardens off.
Uses Hedges, mixed borders, foundation plantings, specimen.
Growing Tips Benefits from mulch. Protect from deer.