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Village Green zelkova

Zelkova serrata 'Village Green'

Fall Colors

Characteristics:
A broad and faster growing Zelkova with dense foliage and a neat, clean form.

Growing Conditions:

Uses:
Considered a good substitute for American elm, resistant to Dutch-elm disease and to leaf eating and bark beetles.

Height:
40' at maturity

Width:
40' at maturity

Shape:
Vase shaped, rounded

Flowers:
Flowers are small, green and inconspicuous.

Leaves:
Narrow, deep green leaves turning rusty red in the fall.

Bark:
In youth cherry like, reddish brown and heavily lenticelled.

Species native to Japan.