Ulmus parvifolia 'D. B. Cole'

D. B. Cole Lacebark (Chinese) Elm

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Medium to fast depending on moisture and fertility levels. Quite bushy, rounded in outline
Mature Height - 40-50' high
Mature Width - 40-50' wide
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Inconspicuous, late flowering, August-September
Fruit - Samara, elliptic-ovate, seed in middle, ripens in Sept-Oct
Leaf - Lustrous dark green leaves
Fall Color - Tinge of red in fall
Bark - Exfoliating bark on fluted trunks
Other Features -
Possible Use - Urban areas
Season 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 5-9
Native Habitat -
Diseases and Insects - Resistant to Dutch elm disease and phloem necrosis
Strength - Excellent tough durable tree for about any situation; urban soil tolerance
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

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.