This handsome, graceful tree has a rounded crown adorned with lustrous dark green leaves that change to yellow and reddish purple in fall. A landscape standout, the lacebark elm has distinctive bark, which is mottled and often creates colorful patterns in its trunk. Sold in two gallon container.
Medium to fast-growing, this elm adapts to many soil conditions and is relatively free from the diseases ravaging other elm species, making it a tough and durable tree for any situation.
Hardiness Zones: The lacebark elm can be expected to grow in Hardiness Zones 5–9.
Tree Type: This tree is considered both a shade tree and an ornamental tree. It features a spreading canopy capable of blocking sunlight and adds visual interest and beauty to landscaping.
Mature Size: The lacebark elm grows to a height of 40–50' and a spread of 35–45' at maturity.
Growth Rate: This tree grows at a medium to fast rate, with height increases of anywhere from 13" to more than 24" per year.
Sun Preference: Full sun and partial shade are best for this tree, meaning it prefers a minimum of four hours of direct, unfiltered sunlight each day.
$20.00 Regular Price