Princeton Elm

02/03/2013 | Ken Lain, mountain gardener Trees

Princeton ElmLatin Name: Ulmus americana ‘Princeton’

Common Name: Princeton Elm

Description: A fast growing elm with graceful, symmetrical branches, it is resistant to Dutch elm disease. This extremely fast growing native elm tree will thrive in almost any soil condition. Princeton Elm has a classic vase shape with beautiful yellow fall color and growth rates of 3-6 ft. per year. In early years growth is somewhat narrow and upright and will spread out in later years.

Size: Ht 60′ x 40′