PYewtopia Plum Yew(Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Plania’) — the South’s answer to English Yews! With a slightly upright, vase-like growth habit, this plum yew is heat tolerant, drought resistant, and shade loving. Use Yewtopia where low growing hedges are needed. Another great introduction from the Southern Living Plant Collection
Yewtopia Plum Yew Care
Hardy from USDA Zones 6-10, down to -10°F once fully established.
Prefers Part Sun to Full shade for best results.
Water 2-3 times per week for the first growing season. During the second growing season, water 1-2 times per week. Once established, provide the Yewtopia Plum Yew with supplementary water during times of extreme heat and drought.
Plant in average quality, slightly acidic soil with good drainage for best results.
Fertilize with a high nitrogen fertilizer in spring to promote faster growth and the overall health of your plant.