Ulmus glabra 'Tomentosa'

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Ulmus glabra
Cultivar 'Tomentosa'
Origin Europe

The Wych Elm cultivar Ulmus glabra 'Tomentosa' was first listed by Kirchner as Ulmus tomentosa.

Description[edit]

The tree was later described as having the undersides of the leaves covered with thick, soft hairs, giving a pronounced grey-green appearance.[1]

Cultivation[edit]

A tree of the same name is listed in the Red Data Book of the Baltic Region [2] suggesting it may still survive there. It is not known to be in cultivation elsewhere.

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. 
  2. ^ Ingelög, T., Anderson, R., & Tjernberg, M. (eds.). 1993, Red Data Book of the Baltic Region. Part 1. Lists of threatened vascular plants and vertebrates. Uppsala: Swedish Threatened Species Unit. 95 pp.