This collection of bonsai trees look stunning in any location and are resilient enough to handle the British weather.
English Yew Bonsai Trees have small dark green needle-like leaves that explode outwards from horizontal branches. This density of foliage has made them a popular choice for topiary, as they are able to be trimmed with high precision without the risk of creating bald patches. English Yew Trees have a long pedigree in garden and landscape design – often used to create sharp-edged geometric forms, or as seen here, a cascade of rounded clouds and a tiered arrangement of “pagoda roofs”.
These particular styles of English Yew Bonsai Trees are more developed than those available elsewhere on our website, but you’ll still have a few decades to enjoy their beauty before they reach maturity at around age 50. Even as a topiary bonsai, yew trees are fairly low maintenance and their glossy evergreen leaves will be a striking focal point of your garden throughout the year.
Our Premium Bonsai Plants have been specially sculpted to form distinctive shapes. This growth-training is a process that can take over 30 years to create trees of this size. This care and attention becomes entwined with the plant itself – giving them a genuine “wow factor” and making them a favourite talking point with everyone who sees them. A Premium Bonsai Plant can help to create an atmosphere of luxury, sophistication and dedication in your garden, workplace, office atrium or shopping centre.
Traditionally described as “unique”, this is no longer entirely true – thanks to the expert growers here at GardenPlantsOnline, it is now possible to produce bonsai plants with similar shapes by seeding them at the same time and growing them under the same conditions. This consistency of shape gives you the chance to create magnificently symmetrical designs, such as creating several water features with matching bonsai trees, or bookending both sides of a doorway or entrance foyer.
Latin Name: Taxus Baccata
English Name: English Yew Bonsai Tree, Common Yew Bonsai, Yew Cloud Tree, Taxus Baccata Bonsai
Foliage Type: Evergreen.
Foliage: Dark Green.
Flower: Yellow Flowers and Red Berries (both are rare).
Flowering Period: Flowers in Spring. Berries in Autumn.
Suggested Location: Outdoor.
Suggested Soil Type: Well-Drained. Chalk. Clay. Loam. Sand.
Suggested Exposure to Sunlight: Full Sunlight or Partial Shade.
Suggested Exposure to Weather: Exposed or Sheltered.
Hardiness Rating: High (H7)
Lowest Temperature Tolerance: -40 °C to -35 °C (-40 °F to -30 °F)
Suggested Uses: Containers. Specimen. Ornamental. Topiary. Rock Gardens. Courtyard styles.
Maintenance: Can be grown in a container, but will require regular feeding and watering throughout the year. Will perform better in open ground, but will still require watering during the growing period. Prune in early-spring, before new growth begins. After springtime pruning, feed with slow-release fertiliser. Can be pruned again after flowering and new growth has finished (usually by late-summer) to tidy its shape. Protect against Mites, Weevils and Scale Insects.
Growth Habit: Upright/Spreading.
Growth Speed: Slow (15cm to 30cm per year)
Starting Height: 200cm to 230cm (6.6 ft to 7.5 ft)
Final Height: 900cm (29.5 ft)
Starting Sideways Spread: 150cm to 200cm (4.9 ft to 6.6 ft)
Final Sideways Spread: 450cm (14.8 ft)
Pot Included: 90 Litre Plastic Pot
Height including Pot: 255cm to 285cm (8.4 ft to 9.4 ft)
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