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Taxus x media ‘Berg’ (Berg Anglo-Japanese yew), growth habit, form


Identifier
3.79660
Format
digital color photograph
Digitization Status
Born digital
Type
Photographic image
Date created
2005 – 2012
Description
Taxus x media ‘Berg’ (Berg Anglo-Japanese yew), habit is broad pyramidal medium-sized to large shrub of spreading habit often with a central leader, difficult to ascertain exact habit and size since they are all hybrids and so the growth characteristics they exhibit are variable, leaves are short-stalked mostly not distinctly 2-ranked upright and irregularly V-shaped straight or slightly curved slightly leathery apex rather abruptly sharp-pointed 0.5-1.0" long by 0.08-0.12" wide dull to dark lustrous green above paler beneath with 2 yellowish green bands