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Triumph Elm

Ulmus x 'Morton Glossy'

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Characteristics:
This elm has beautiful dark, glossy green leaves with a sturdy, symmetrical form.

Growing Conditions:
Generally adaptable to urban conditions. Easily transplanted, quick to establish and regain rapid growth. Adaptable to most soil types unless excessively wet.

Uses:

Height:
55' at maturity

Width:
45' at maturity

Shape:
Upright oval to vase

Flowers:

Leaves:
Large, lustrous, dark green foliage in summer; yellow fall color.

Bark:
Furrowed grey bark

Resistant to Dutch elm disease and elm yellows; good resistance to elm leaf beetle. Hybrid parentage is Ulmus wilsoniana, U. japonica, and U. pumila.