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Eucommia ulmoides

Common Name(s):
Hardy rubber tree
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Easy to transplant; adaptable tree; does not tolerate wet feet

Height:
40-60 ft.
Flower:
Non-showy flowers; 1-1.7 in. winged nuts
Zones:
5-7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; range of soil types; drought tolerant
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Elm-like ascending branches; rounded to board spreading form; low branching
Width:
40-60 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Leaf:
3-8 in. alternate, simple leaves; lustrous dark green; non-showy fall color
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1985

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