D. B. Cole Lacebark (Chinese) Elm
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Medium to fast depending on moisture and fertility levels. Quite bushy, rounded in outlineMature Height - 40-50' highMature Width - 40-50' wideLongevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Inconspicuous, late flowering, August-SeptemberFruit - Samara, elliptic-ovate, seed in middle, ripens in Sept-OctLeaf - Lustrous dark green leavesFall Color - Tinge of red in fallBark - Exfoliating bark on fluted trunksOther Features - Possible Use - Urban areasSeason Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Easily transplanted, adaptable to extremes of pH and soil; best growth in moist, well drained, fertile soils. Zone 5-9Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - Resistant to Dutch elm disease and phloem necrosisStrength - Excellent tough durable tree for about any situation; urban soil toleranceWeakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Elm.- Other plants of the family Ulmaceae.- Other plants of the genus Ulmus.- Other plants of the species Ulmus parvifolia.