Ulmus americana 'Flick's Spreader'

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Ulmus americana
Cultivar 'Flick's Spreader'
Origin USA

The American Elm cultivar Ulmus americana 'Flick's Spreader' was cloned from a tree discovered by John T. Flick on a farm near Hammon, Oklahoma. Cuttings were given to the Sunshine Nursery, Clinton, Oklahoma, in 1997, which later marketed the tree as 'Flick's Spreader'.

Description[edit]

None available.

Pests and diseases[edit]

'Flick's Spreader' was found to be slightly to moderately vulnerable to Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola. Its resistance to Dutch elm disease is not known.

Cultivation[edit]

Not known.

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