Morton Plainsman Elm - VANGUARD™
Botanical Name: Ulmus ‘Morton Plainsman'
Common Name: Morton Plainsman Elm - VANGUARDTM
Height: 50' Spread: 45' Habit/Form: Rounded to vase-shaped Growth Rate: Fast
Cultural Requirements: Prefers full sun and adapts easily to extremes in soil pH, moisture, and heat and wind tolerance.
Ornamental Characteristics: Waxy, lustrous green leaves with vigorous upright growth habit. Good resistance to Dutch elm disease and elm leaf beetle. A Morton Arboretum introduction through Chicagoland Grows TM.
Use in the Landscape: Street tree, parkway or shade tree.