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Ulmus rubra
Synonyms: U. fulva

Common Name(s): Slippery elm; red elm
Family: Ulmaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 110
Precipitation: 25 to 65 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -44° (F)
Soil pH: 5.5 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: All
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Shade tolerant
East and central US. Demulcent. Illinois timber crop.
Phytothora, Rhizoctonia, Anthrachose, Powdery Mildew, Cephalosporium
Material - wood, Medicinal - folklore, Environ. - ornamental


Geographical Origin:
North America
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