Siberian Elm Tree

Siberian Elm Tree

Siberian Elm Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Ulmus pumila
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types
Texture:   Medium to fine
Form:   Rounded
Height:   50 to 70'
Weight:   40 to 60
Leaf:   1 to 3" alternate, simple leaves; no appreciable fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Not showy
Comments:    Fast growing for quick shade; brittle wood; leaves often eaten by elm leaf beetle; not recommended
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --