A Flemings selection of Chinese Elm with lustrous and thick dark green leaves and an evenly and shallowly serrated margin. In Autumn, the leaves turn bronzey-orange to yellowish-green, and are often reddish in a very narrow band around the margins. They may be semi-evergreen in warmer climates. A tough tree ideal for park, garden and street planting.
Features and care:
- Full sun / Part shade
- Performs best in moist, well drained soils
- Adaptable and quite tolerant of urban conditions such as compaction, dryness and varying pH levels
- Tolerates wetness for short periods
- Shows good resistance to pests & diseases, including elm leaf beetle
- Grows 10m H x 11m W