Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Ulmus x 'New Horizon'

#PP8684
« PREV Image 1 of 2 NEXT »
Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

Photo Courtesy of JF Schmidt

More About Ulmus x 'New Horizon' (PP8684)

  • Upright, compact, oval, growth habit
  • Non-showy, spring flowers become single, oval to rounded, winged seeds
  • Oval to elliptical, green leaves in the summer
  • Foliage turns a rusty-red colour in the fall
  • Highly resistant to Dutch elm disease

Zone:

4

Height:

10-15 m

Spread:

7-8 m
You must be logged in to
view availability and prices.
×

New Horizon Elm Growing and Maintenance Tips

This cultivar is a neat, compact tree and has a smaller, mature size than the species making it a good, shade tree for planting in smaller landscapes and parks.


Ulmus x 'New Horizon' (PP8684) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Oval
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)
Red

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Ulmus x 'New Horizon'

Ulmus x 'Frontier'

Ulmus x 'Frontier'

Frontier Elm

Ginkgo biloba Princeton Sentry® ('PNI 2720')

Ginkgo biloba Princeton Sentry® ('PNI 2720')

Princeton Sentry® Maidenhair Tree