Lacebark Elm

Name: Lacebark Elm
Height: 30-50′
Width/Spread: 30-40′
Light: Sun
Evergreen/Deciduous: D
Seasonal Interest: Summer, Fall
Color/Feature: Green-brown.
EarthKindTM Rating: 8
Maintenance: Prune to develop strong branch structure
Botanical Name

& Comments:

Ulmus parvifolia
Chinese Elm. Variable fall color; interesting bark texture. Good for urban situations. Highly resistant to many common elm afflictions including Dutch Elm Disease.

 

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