|This yew in 20 years can reach 12 feet by 10 feet. Mainly male it has dense, wide pyramidal form with deep green leaves. 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.