Other Common Names: Robert Young
Average Height: 40 Feet
Average diameter: 3 Inches
Zone: 7-10 (Hardy to 0 degrees Fahrenheit)
Light Requirements: Sun or Shade
Best Use: Cold Hardy, Wood Applications, Ornamental, Decorative, Clay Soil
An ornamental beauty, Robert Young has yellow/golden canes with intermittent green stripes. Robert Young tends to grow quickly and can survive in clay soils. Although it grows best in full sun, it has been reported to do well in the Pacific Northwest where it reportedly tends to act more like a clumping species.