Ulmus glabra 'Gittisham'

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Ulmus glabra
Cultivar 'Gittisham'
Origin Gittisham, Devon, England

The Wych Elm cultivar Ulmus glabra 'Gittisham' was cloned from an old tree found in the village of Gittisham, Devon.

Description[edit]

Indistinguishable from the species.

Pests and diseases[edit]

Although promoted as 'resistant', 'Gittisham' was found to be very susceptible to Dutch elm disease in trials conducted by Irstea at le Pepiniere de l'Etat, Guemene-Penfao, France, in 2012.

Accessions[edit]

None known.

Nurseries[edit]

Europe[edit]