The Chinese Elm cultivar Ulmus parvifolia 'Geisha' is a dwarf variety.
Rarely exceeding 2 m in height, 'Geisha' is distinguished by its small, variegated leaves  .
Pests and diseases
The species and its cultivars are highly resistant, but not immune, to Dutch elm disease, and unaffected by the Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola.
Relatively common in cultivation in Europe, it is not known to have been introduced to North America or Australasia.
- Grange Farm Arboretum, Lincolnshire, UK. Acc. no. 1142.
- Hortus Botanicus Nationalis, Salaspils, Latvia. Acc. no. 18152.
- Royal Horticultural Society Gardens, Wisley, UK No details available
- Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, UK. Acc. no. 1991.0894
- Strona Arboretum, University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland.