HARDINESS: Zones 5-10
GROWTH HABIT: 60’ high with 30' spread. Large deciduous tree; broad and oval outline with an upright limb habit. Moderate to fast growth rate.
FOILAGE: Medium to dark green leaves which turns yellow to orange in fall.
BARK: Exfoliating in irregular patches of gray, and tan.
LANDSCAPE VALUE: Has ornamental characteristics. Excellent for urban settings; a tough durable tree that can adapt to different soil types; is heat and drought tolerant; and transplants easily. Bosque Elm is generally free of disease that historically has attacked elms.