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Botanical Name:
Ulmus glabra Horizontalis
Common Name:
Horizontal Elm
Description:
Horizontal deciduous tree, usually grafted onto a 2 metre standard. A beautiful specimen tree. Strong growing branches which spread horizontally in flat layers. Grows to about 6 x 5 metres depending on the height of the graft. Can be pruned annually. Creates a wonderful shade area. Large dark green leaves. Many pale green flowers followed by clusters of pale green seeds. Bark is grey with rugged vertical grooves. Hardy. Resistant to strong winds and adverse conditions. Grows in most soils and conditions, preferring full sun and room to spread.
Tree categories:
Heritage tree
Autumn colour
Evergreen Tree
Flowering/Ornamental
Shade tree
Narrow spaces
Hedge & Screening
Driveways & Avenues
Street tree
Drought resistant
Coastal
Courtyard & Pots
Wind Hardy
Frost hardy
Full/part sun
Full shade
Water tolerant
Summer foliage color:
Growth rate:
Slow to moderate
Size:
Small
Max. Height:
6 Metres
Max. Canopy:
5 Metres
Climate:
Warm temperate to cold
Soil:
Medium well drained loam, adaptable
Pruning:
As required to gain underneath access but not necessary