Tuesday, March 27, 2012
I don't like it when people use 'yew' as a pun in topics on forums. I did so as a satire. And I feel awful about it. Finally got around to taking the truck to the Great Big Green House (GBGH) and picked up my taxus baccata.
It's a beast. Can't believe they had it in the "TLC" section. It was pretty healthy over all and had a lot of feeder roots close to the trunk. I probably could have squeezed it into a smaller pot but I wanted to improve the overall health of the tree before cutting them back any more. I didn't remove any roots but I did rinse off the mud from the roots and reduced the foliage by about 40%. I'm pretty excited about this one: