Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Prostrata’

Spreading Japanese Plum Yew Waves of deep green needles accentuate the undulating, horizontal branches of the broad, spreading Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Prostrata’. In spring, beautiful lime-green growth sets the stage for clusters of prominent pollen cones that open on older wood. Plants prefer shade and they look great in groups beneath larger trees. When established, this deer resistant […]

Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Hedgehog’

Hedgehog Japanese Plum Yew Long, deep green, glossy needles cover the low-growing, spreading Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Hedgehog,’ which is much denser than other spreading forms. Easily pruned to use as an alternative to Buxus for a low edging or border. The plant’s preference to partial shade and deer resistance make it particularly useful. Garden Size: 3’H x 4’W […]

Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Gold Splash’

Gold Splash Japanese Plum Yew A golden splash of color lands in the garden with the planting of Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Gold Splash’. Large thick bright yellow needles fill the prostrate growing branches that cover the ground and fill the spaces around the blues, greens, and reds of other plant materials. Plant beneath larger trees where there is […]

Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Fastigiata’

Fastigiate Japanese Plum Yew Dark green, shiny needles radiate along the vertical branches of Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Fastigiata’. With age, the striking, upright conifer produces multiple leaders, taking on a vase-like shape. Plants prefer shade and they make dramatic, mid-size focal points, hedges, or clusters. They show good deer resistance too, and when established, tolerate drought and heat well. […]

Cephalotaxus (Plum Yew)

Cephalotaxus (Plum Yew) The genus Cephalotaxus is commonly referred to as a Japanese Plum Yew because of their close resemblance to traditional yews (Taxus) and their edible plum-like fruit. Iseli Nursery only grows a select few cultivars of the species Cephalotaxus, harringtonia. Most lauded for their ability to tolerate shade and to resist foraging deer, […]

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Colorful Conifers®

Colorful Conifers® The numerous Colorful Conifers® offered by Iseli Nursery are a great way to add structure, exciting new textures, and winter interest to your landscape. Conifers are a vast and diverse group of plants, spanning in size from giant forest trees to tiny miniatures. They bring an exciting array of color, from the darkest […]