Scotch Elm (Ulmus glabra 'Camperdownii')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 6b
Plant Height: 15 to 25 feet (4.5-7.5m)
Plant Spread: 20 to 30 feet (6-9m)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Green
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Provides winter interest
Shade Tree
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Top-grafted.
Pollinators: Wind
Containers: Not suitable for containers


Photo gallery:
Location: Smith College Botanical GardenDate: 2012-01-02
By eclayne
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Location: rest stop off Rt 80 in northern PennsylvaniaDate: 2018-08-27a lone specimen
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Location: z5a, Smith College Botanical GardenDate: 2012-04-19Showing seed pods.
By eclayne
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Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NYDate: 2016-04-30
By bxncbx
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Location: Vancouver, B.C., CanadaDate: 2014-05-02New leaves in early May
By Pistil
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