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Ulmus pumila

More About Ulmus pumila

  • Fast-growing with a broad upright habit
  • Small reddish flowers appear before the foliage
  • Flowers give way to tiny, seeded samaras
  • Dark green foliage turns a dull yellow in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

15-20 m

Spread:

10-15 m

Colour:

Red
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Siberian Elm Growing and Maintenance Tips

A tough, rapid grower in full sun and a rich, moist loam. Adapts well to both wet and dry sites. 


Ulmus pumila Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average

Attributes

Fall Color

Landscape uses

Specimen