Taxus x media 'Bean Pole'

Bean Pole Yew

Evergreen Conifer, Shrub

Strictly upright and very slow growing, Taxus 'Bean Pole' is a great way to add vertical lift to a garden scene. Grows in shade to sun, it's drought tolerant but okay under irrigation, and is especially at home grown in a container.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average


Size: 30 - 72 tall x 6 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Columnar / Narrow, Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Green

Fruit Description: Poisonous, Red

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deep Shade, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos