Mair Yew Taxus wallichiana mairei - Taxus mairei

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Botanical Name:

Taxus wallichiana mairei

Family:

Taxaceae

Genus:

Taxus

Species:

wallichiana

Variety:

mairei

Common Name:

Mair Yew

Seeds Per Pound:
8,172
Quantity:
1.66 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
22
Germination:
63%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
30-40 feet
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
2013
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
7

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In Stock: 1.66 lb
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  • Taxus wallichiana var. mairei

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Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: warm stratify for 90 days +, cold stratify for 60 days +.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Sporadic germination may occur over a 2-3 year period.
In a Nutshell:
* Native to coniferous and mixed forests, thickets, deforested rocks, open slopes, 100-3500 m (but usually at lower elevations than var. chinensis, especially in the E, typically below 1200 m, ascending to over 3000 m in Sichuan and Yunnan). S Anhui, Fujian, S Gansu, N Guangdong, N Guangxi, Guizhou, W Henan, W Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, S Shaanxi, Sichuan, Taiwan, E Yunnan, Zhejiang [N India, ?Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam]
* This is a very important medicinal species from Southern China. more...