taxus canadensis (canadian yew) native

Size: 2 gallon

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  • slow-growing, compact, dense, spreading, flat-topped habit
  • low maintenance spreader suitable for use as a ground cover
  • narrow, short-stalked, dark green needles
  • small, round, fleshy, red berries on mature stems
  • zone 4
  • height 50-60cm 
  • spread 80-100cm
  • a native evergreen tolerating heavy pruning, making it ideal for hedges, foundation plantings, ground covers, or bank retention
  • little tolerance for salt
  • full sun, partial sun/shade, full shade
  • attracts birds
  • low maintenance
  • evergreen
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • poisonous
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)