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Chinese Elm | Shade Tree

Original price $34.95 - Original price $49.95
Original price
$34.95 - $49.95
Current price $49.95

A wonderfully fast growing shade tree that is tolerant to any soil type. The Chinese Elm is resistant to Dutch Elm disease and requires very minimal watering or maintenance.


Commonly called Lacebark Elm for it’s beautiful and interesting bark. This tree will provide utility and aesthetic value. A very hearty tree that is tolerant to most any soil type and is resistant to disease and drought.
This is a fast-growing tree, adding at least 3 feet to its height every year when young, so a 30-foot tree may be grown within 10 years. Ideal for new homeowners who want a quick shade or street tree. It has an attractive, weeping, umbrella-like canopy that can stretch to thirty feet wide or more.

  • Extremely Fast Grower
  • Perfect Shade or Street Tree
  • Very Attractive Bark has Earned it the Nickname Lacebark

Growing Zones: 5,6,7,8,9

Plant Care

View Full Planting and Care Instructions
Four to Six Hours of Sunlight
Tolerant to Most Soil Types
Moderate Watering
Mature Height:
Mature Width:
Growth Rate:
More than 2ft./year
Botanical Name:
Ulmus Parvifolia
Full to Partial Sun