Hicks Yew

I have a Hicks Yew (about 20 years old) and the bark seems to be very ‘wrinkled’. Is this normal?…

Shrubs

We live in a townhouse complex and Management is re-doing our front gardens. We have been asked to chose between Box Wood, Hick Yews and Junipers for the new shrubs. These are meant to disguise the space between the foundation…

Plants for a hedge

Hello, We bought a house in one of Boston, MA suburbs. We’d like to have a hedge (about 6-7 feet tall, full sun) in front of the house to reduce the traffic noise and to have more privacy. The perimeter…

Hicks Yew reprise

Thank you so much for getting back to me! When the yew was planted there wasn’t any new soil introduced. My question is, can I now dig maybe a 3 ft. trough around it introducing as you recommended compost and…