Frontier Hybrid Elm

Ulmus (carpinifolia x parvifolia) 'Frontier'

SKU
05652
Single trunked, upright-pyramidal tree with proven superior resistance to Dutch elm disease. Smooth, grey-green bark and remarkable fall foliage colors of red-purple. Deciduous
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityFast grower to 25 ft. tall, 15 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeRarely flowers.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitPyramidal
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseSpecimen
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureFall Color, Improved Disease Resistance
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

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