|This yew is a female clone with a resemblance to T. cuspidata Nana. A dense, spreading form, in 20 years can grow to 5 feet by 9 feet. In general, form is broadly pyramidal with a central leader. Similar to Taxus cuspidata, the Anglojap Yew has olive green branchlets which do not turn brown the second year. Bud scales are blunt and leaves are two-ranked. Thrives in sandier soil that is acid to neutral and well-drained. Does well in either sun or shade.