Ulmus americana 'Beaverlodge'

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Ulmus americana
Cultivar 'Beaverlodge'
Origin Morden, Manitoba, Canada

The American Elm cultivar Ulmus americana 'Beaverlodge' was selected as a seedling in 1925 at the Beaverlodge Experimental Farm, Morden, part of the Lacombe Research Centre, Alberta, for its hardiness and vigour, and released in 1954.

Description[edit]

'Beaverlodge' had an upright, moderately spreading canopy.[1]

Cultivation[edit]

It is not known whether the tree remains in cultivation in North America or beyond.

Etymology[edit]

The tree is named for the Beaverlodge Experimental Farm.

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.