Cedar Elm (Ulmus crassifolia)

Environment: This plant tolerates drought, flooding and some salt. This plant will grow in very dry to wet or submerged soil. Suitable soil is well-drained/loamy, sandy or clay. The pH preference is an acidic to alkaline (less than 6.8 to more than 7.7) soil.

Attributes and Features:

  • Inconspicuous blooms - Inconspicuous fruit - Fruit is edible by birds Special Notes This plant has aggressive roots.


USDA Hardiness Zone :  6b - 9a
Exposure :  Full sun, partial shade or partial sun
Mature Height :  50 - 75 feet
Mature Spread :  50 - 60 feet
Flower :  Inconspicuous flowers or blooms
Fruit :  Green
Foliage :  Green
Fall Color :  Attractive fall colors
Form/Shape :  Vase
Growth Rate :  Average growth rate
Persistence :  Deciduous Tree
Family Name :  Ulmaceae (Elm)

Plant Care


15 Gallon :  Presently Unavailable
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