Ulmus parvifolia 'Red Emperor'

Chinese Elm

This is a small to medium-sized Elm tree with small glossy green foliage that turns a multitude of burgundy-red colours in autumn. It is often referred to as semi-deciduous, as leaves can hold on branches until late winter. Its trunk is an attractive, mottled mix of cream, brown and grey in colour. Its form is V-Shaped with a weeping habit.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.4-1.7m Available now
Common Name Chinese Elm
Foliage Deciduous 196
Form V-Shaped 50
Mature Size 5-6m x 7m
Family Ulmaceae 13
Genus Ulmus 12
Species Parvifolia 6
Chinese Elm is a great deciduous selection for streetscapes, parks and gardens.
Position & Soil
Tolerant of most soils. it prefers a humus-rich soil in full sun or part shade.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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