Ulmus glabra 'Luteo Variegata'

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Ulmus 'Luteo Variegata')
Jump to: navigation, search
Ulmus glabra
Cultivar 'Luteo Variegata'
Origin England

The Wych Elm cultivar Ulmus glabra 'Luteo Variegata' was first described by Richard Weston in The Universal Botanist and Nurseryman 1: 315 1770.

Description[edit]

Weston described the tree simply as having leaves variegated with yellow.[1]

Cultivation[edit]

The tree is not known to be in commerce, nor to have been introduced to North America or Australasia.

Notable trees[edit]

Four trees are reputed to survive in Edinburgh, along Castle Terrace; last measured in 1989, the largest was 18 m high, 62 cm d.b.h. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Green, Peter Shaw (1964). "Registration of cultivar names in Ulmus". Arnoldia. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University. 24 (6–8): 41–80. Retrieved 16 February 2017. 
  2. ^ Johnson, Owen (ed.) (2003). Champion Trees of Britain & Ireland. Whittet Press, ISBN 978-1-873580-61-5.