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Botanical Name:
Zelkova serrata
Common Name:
Japanese Elm
Description:
Hardy, deciduous, wide-spreading tree but vase-shaped when young. Narrow heart-shaped leaves, fine pointed with slender-tipped teeth. Foliage turns lemon-yellow to bright red in autumn. Good shade tree for lawn or park. Reasonably fast growing, good substitute for Ulmus Procera. Deep root system, prefers rich soils in cool climate and ample water, however once established will tolerate periods of drought. Full sun to part shade.
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:
Moderate to fast
Size:
Medium
Max. Height:
18 Metres
Max. Canopy:
13 Metres
Climate:
Warm temperate to cold
Soil:
Deep fertile moist
Pruning:
None required