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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Broadleaf
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Resistances: Pollution
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 5,080 (Expired)
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Trade name information:
Trade Name: Green Vase®
Cultivar name: 'Flekova'
Common names
  • Japanese Zelkova
  • Japanese Grey-bark Elm

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