Ulmus parvifolia 'Geisha'

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Ulmus parvifolia
Cultivar 'Geisha'
Origin Europe

The Chinese Elm Ulmus parvifolia cultivar 'Geisha' is a dwarf variety.

Description[edit]

Rarely exceeding 2 m in height, 'Geisha' is distinguished by its small, variegated leaves [1] [2].

Pests and diseases[edit]

The species and its cultivars are highly resistant, but not immune, to Dutch elm disease, and unaffected by the Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola [3].

Cultivation[edit]

Relatively common in cultivation in Europe, it is not known to have been introduced to North America or Australasia.

Accessions[edit]

Europe[edit]

Nurseries[edit]

Europe[edit]

(Widely available)