General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 1-3 feet
Plant Spread: 1-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruiting Time: Fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Reddish green
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Provides winter interest
Suitable for miniature gardens
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollution
Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Chinese Elm
  • Lacebark Elm

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Location: My garden in N E Pa. 
Date: 2023-07-01

Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
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