- Common Name(s):
- Japanese zelkova
- 'Autumn Glow' , 'Fuiri Kevaki' , 'Green Vase' , 'Green Veil', 'Halka', 'Spring Grove' , 'Variegata', 'Village Green'
Good shade tree; good fall color and easy fall cleanup; tolerant of heat, drought, wind, and urban conditions; good replacement for American elm; easy to transplant; good street tree
- 50-80 ft.
- Not showy
- Sun to partial shade; moist well drained soil
- Low branched, vase shape in youth; ascending branches with age
- 40-50 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Moderate to rapid
- 2-5 in. alternate, simple leaves; yellow, orangish brown, reddish purple fall color
NCCES plant id: 2243