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A picture of a Elm

Elm

Ulmus hollandica 'Vegeta'

Also known as

Dutch elm

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Elm Overview

    There are about 20 or so species in this genus of trees and shrubs, which are deciduous, and will turn yellow in the autumn. The leaves are usually alternate, with toothed margins. The flowers are small, disc-like fruits carried in clusters.

    Common problems with Elm

    How to propagate Elm

    Cuttings

    You can propagate from semi-ripe cuttings in the summer or seeds or suckers in the autumn.

    Seed

    Suckers

    Other uses of Elm

    Grown for their foliage and habit.