Scotch Elm

Ulmus glabra

Native to Europe and parts of Asia, this elm, also called Wych Elm or Camperdown Elm, was introduced into the United States and Canada as a cold tolerant ornamental tree with attractive foliage. The trees can reach heights of 40 m and have broad crowns. This species is susceptible to Dutch Elm disease, but is not especially favored as a host by the bark beetles that spread the disease.
Habitat:
Planted as an ornamental.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous tree, typically growing to about 21-30 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Spring.
Presence in US:
CA CT IA IL KS MA ME MI MN MO NY OH PA VA VT WI WV
Presence in Canada:
NB NS ON