Smoothleaf Elm Tree

Smoothleaf Elm Tree

Smoothleaf Elm Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Ulmus carpinifolia
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Weakly pyramidal to oval; straight trunk; slender ascending branches
Height:   70 to 90'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   1.5 to 4" alternate, simple leaves; modest yellow fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Nonshowy flowers and fruit
Comments:    Susceptible to Dutch elm disease and elm leaf beetles; rarely offered in the nursery trade
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Variegata