Ulmus 'Rosehill'

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Ulmus hybrid cultivar
Hybrid parentage U. pumila × U. rubra
Cultivar 'Rosehill'
Origin USA

Ulmus 'Rosehill' is an American hybrid cultivar originally raised by the Rose Hill Nurseries of Kansas City, Missouri, from a selection of Ulmus pumila (female parent) × Ulmus rubra seedlings made in 1951.


'Rosehill' was described as slightly slower growing than its sibling 'Willis', but carrying a heavier crown, with good branching and attractive foliage.[1]

Pests and diseases[edit]

No information available.


The tree was later marketed by the Willis Nursery Co. of Ottawa, Kansas.[2] It is not known whether 'Rosehill' remains in cultivation, or if it was ever introduced to Europe or Australasia.


  • 'Boulevard': Rosehill Gardens, (Kansas, Missouri), Cat. Spring 1960.


  1. ^ Ulmus 'Rosehill' in Handbuch der Ulmengewächse, www.ulmen-handbuch.de [1]
  2. ^ Green, Peter Shaw (1964). "Registration of cultivar names in Ulmus". Arnoldia. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University. 24 (6–8): 41–80. Retrieved 16 February 2017.