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Siberian Elm
Ulmus pumila
Distinguishing Features: Seeds in the center of a deeply notched wing, young leaves have a fuzzy underside
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Form at maturity: Typically grows to 50-70 feet tall with broad upright habit
  • Leaf: Alternate leaf arrangement, 0.75 to 3 inches long, serrate leaf margins, dark green leaf color, turns yellowish-brown in autumn
  • Flower: Insignificant small reddish flowers
  • Bark: Dark to light gray, deep ridges
  • Fruit or Seed: Rounded samaras, deeply notched at tip, greenish in color, 0.5 inch in diameter
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Siberian Elm
Ulmus pumila leaf
Siberian Elm
Ulmus pumila fruit