I will also have to abandon plans for replacing the yew hedge.
Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew , and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.
They cut away the dead wood, the ivy, the Russian vine, leaving a nearly naked yew and Scots pine, which may well survive and regenerate.
The forest at Weston is over 30 acres and contains a whole variety of species but John's favourites are the hard woods like the elm and the yew .
The widely used anticancer drug was derived from the Pacific yew , a tree found in temperate rain forests.
Many gardens and parks contain poisonous plants such as yew and laburnum.
Clipped yew , beech and hornbeam are lovely.
The wood from the yew makes excellent bows.
A total of 23 mature trees - including yew , oak and fir - have been destroyed.
However, only three are native to these shores: juniper, Scots pine and yew .