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Hardy Rubber Tree

Eucommia ulmoides

Easy to Maintain Staff Favorite

Characteristics:
A low-maintenance broadleaf, deciduous tree with neat form and dark glossy leaves.

Growing Conditions:
Sun and soil tolerant, resists drought once established, pH adaptable.

Uses:
A great, broadleaf deciduous tree for medium sized planting strips.

Height:
45' at maturity

Width:
35' at maturity

Shape:
Rounded to broad spreading at maturity

Flowers:
Inconspicuous small, greenish-brown flowers

Leaves:
Deciduous, glossy dark green

Bark:
Ridged and furrowed and gray-brown when mature

Native to central China but no longer found in the wild.