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Yew Hedging Plants

10x Bare Root Yew Hedging Plants (1-2ft)

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RRP: 49.99
Price: 29.99
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Yew Hedging - Description

  • Bare Root Yew Hedging Plants
  • Taxus Bacatta
  • AKA Common Yew, Irish Yew
  • Size: 1 - 2 Foot (30 - 60cm)
  • Age: 2+2 /4 yr Transplants Seedling
  • Quantity: 10 Plant (Discount on Orders of 10+)
  • Spacing Between Plants - Anywhere From 30cm to 60cm
  • Depending on Thickness of Hedging Desired

Delivery - Important Note - Please Read

  • We can only deliver orders of this product by Fastway couriers
  • Please do not choose DPD as your courier for orders containing this item

Yew Hedging - Characteristics

  • Mature Size: 30m
  • Evergreen plant, meaning it retains it's foliage in Winter
  • A hardy plant, It's able for cold Winters
  • Reddish bark with deep contours
  • Deep green needles approx 3cm in length
  • Red berries appear in Autumn
  • Tree becomes more stately as it ages

Yew Hedging - Uses

  • If grown as a specimen tree
    • Can reach height of 30m
  • If grown as hedging
    • Will form a very formal hedge
    • Can also be left unkempt to form a more free flowing hedge
  • Slow growing but will provide great, all year round privacy
  • Great for attracting wildlife, birds & insects
  • Bird can eat the berries & nest in the branches
  • The berries & foliage however is poisonous to both livestock & humans
  • Also used in topiary
  • Dense foliage but slow growth rate make it suitable but not ideal for topiary

Yew Hedging - Facts

  • The Oldest tree in the world is a yew tree. Found in Fortingall, Scotland, it is believed to be 3000 years old
  • Yew trees are of course native to Ireland & can be found growing in our oldest of forests
  • Killarney National Park, Co Kerry has Ireland's only Yew forest
  • Yews were often planted on graveyards & church grounds to prevent locals from using the land to graze their cattle - Yew is poisonous to cattle
  • To this day Yews are commonly found on graveyards & are often associated with this
  • Also common on old estates such as Emo Court Co. Laois
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Excellent samples and promptly delivered
My 20 yew trees arrived, all present and correct, in fact, 21, like that, all bedded in, now, for the first thousand years, great value.

Note: We don't ship plants on Fridays due to the extended period they would remain without light & water

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Shipping Options & Rates

  • Standard Courier Delivery With Fastway (2-4 Working Days)
    • Cost is €4.95 on Orders Below €75
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €75
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Courier Delivery With Fastway (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is around €5 extra for express delivery
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Delivery With DPD (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is €3 extra
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
    • This services comes with text alerts and timed delivery slots which the customer can change to suit themselves
  • 'Seed' Postal Delivery Option ***
    • Cost is €2 - Packet of Seeds ONLY Orders
    • Note: Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Bulbs or Sets ***
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €10
    • UK shipping fee covers parcels up to a total weight of 20Kg
  • Western Europe
    • Note: There is no free delivery for Western Europe Deliveries

Bulk Bags & Large Item Pallet Deliveries

  • Bulk bags & large orders are shipped via pallet couriers on a rigid lorry
  • Delivery is to kerbside only
  • If road access to your site is tight, then please advise us before purchasing
  • Please Note: We cannot guarantee next day delivery on pallet deliveries
  • Also, we cannot guarantee delivery on a specific day (Please allow 1-3 days for delivery)
  • It's always best to order well in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Cancellation of pallets when items are already in transit will incur a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee (To cover return delivery costs)
  • Where pallet delivery can not be made due to site access, a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee will apply (To cover return delivery costs)

International Delivery Prices & Times

  • Please note max weights below, heavier orders may require additional payment
  • We will contact you to discuss, if max weight of order exceeded


  • The shipping fee is fixed for an order, regardless of the number of items bought
  • All courier orders require signed proof of delivery & the customer must be contactable by phone
  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri Only excl. Bank Holidays)
  • * Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Seed postal option applies to seed ONLY orders & is available in all 32 counties of Ireland
  • *** Does not apply to seed potatoes, bulbs or sets
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