Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Duke Gardens' has dark evergreen foliage and a tight, compact form. 'Duke Gardens' Plum Yew is excellent in shade but will tolerate sun as well. Originally found at The Sarah P. Duke Gardens in North Carolina by Richard Fillmore in the late 1950s, as a branch sport of C. 'Fastigiata'.
USDA Hardiness Zone
Future Crop Ready Date
Cephalotaxus harringtonia Duke Gardens #3 12-15"
Cephalotaxus harringtonia Duke Gardens #7 18-24"+
Characteristics & Attributes
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
PHS Gold Medal Plant
Companion Plants to Cephalotaxus harringtonia 'Duke Gardens'