Ulmus 'Rubra'

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Ulmus
Cultivar 'Rubra'
Origin France

The elm cultivar Ulmus 'Rubra' was listed in the Simon-Louis (Metz, France) Catalogue, p. 97, 1869, as Ulmus campestris rubra. Krüssmann, in Handbuch der Laubgehölze 2: 535, 1962 identified it as a cultivar.

Description[edit]

The tree is distinguished solely by the deep red colouring of the inner bark of young branchlets.[1]

Cultivation[edit]

No specimens are known to survive.

Synonymy[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.