American elm
Ulmus americana, Hardiness : Zone 3b
Other names
White elm, water elm
Categories
Native plant, Ornamental tree
Description
Ulmus americana is a deciduous Tree growing to 25 m (82ft) by 25 m (82ft) at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 3 and is not frost tender. It is in flower in May, and the seeds ripen in June. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Wind.Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and prefers well-drained soil. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.
Availability
65-100cm high, naked roots 12.00$ +1
Features
Height X Width
30.0m high
Foliage
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Flowering
The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by wind. Blooming time : from may to june
Edible parts description
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Resistances
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Sun exposure
Full sun, Mid-shade
Soil type
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Edible parts
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Pollination
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