Ulmus minor 'Pendula'

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Ulmus minor
Ulmus campestris elegans pendula.jpg
Ulmus campestris elegans pendula, The Netherlands, 1910
Cultivar 'Pendula'
Origin Belgium

The Field Elm cultivar Ulmus minor 'Pendula' was listed by C. de Vos [1] in Handboek 20, 1887, as Ulmus sativa pendula, and much later by Boom [2] in Nederlandse Dendrologie 1: 158, 1959, as a cultivar.

Description[edit]

The tree has slender pendulous branches.

Pests and diseases[edit]

'Pendula' is susceptible to Dutch elm disease.

Cultivation[edit]

Raised in Belgium in 1863, the young twigs are prone to dieback in hard winters.[1] 'Pendula' is not known to have been introduced to North America.

Accessions[edit]

Europe[edit]

Australasia[edit]

Nurseries[edit]

Europe[edit]

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. 

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