Cephalotaxus harringtonia - Japanese Plum Yew

Cephalotaxus harringtonia - Japanese Plum Yew is native to Japan, Korea and eastern China, where it grows in the forest understory. The plum yews are slow growers, some taking as long as 10 years to reach 1 m in height. They grow best in sandy, slightly acidic soils. They should be sheltered from strong winds.

Height:  2  metres.

Width:  2  metres.

Growth rate: Slow.

Form:  Bushy, upright, V-shape form

Foliage: Dark green, flat, needle-like leaves

Flower: Cephalotaxus harringtonia - Japanese Plum Yew is non-flowering.

Autumn colour: Light brown/green
Tolerances: Cephalotaxus harringtonia - Japanese Plum Yew grows best in sandy, slightly acidic soils. It prefers to be shelted and needs to be regularly watered. The Japanese Plum will thrive in a semi-shady to shady position in warm climates, with a little more sun in cooler regions.

Landscape use: Cephalotaxus harringtonia - Japanese Plum Yew is suitable as hedge, a very useful landscape plant.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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