OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ulmus americana var. floridana   FAMILY Ulmaceae


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ulmus americana   FAMILY Ulmaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 056-01-002?:
Ulmus americana   FAMILY Ulmaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Ulmus floridana

 

COMMON NAME:
Florida Elm


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image of Ulmus americana var. floridana, Florida Elm

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / US Forest Service    pnd_ulam_012_lvd

        

image of Ulmus americana var. floridana, Florida Elm

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_ulam_015_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ulmus americana var. floridana   FAMILY Ulmaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ulmus americana   FAMILY Ulmaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 056-01-002?:
Ulmus americana   FAMILY Ulmaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Ulmus floridana

 

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2348

Tree
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon

Look for it on shell middens, other calcareous forests, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring
Greenish
Bisexual
4-8 lobed calyx
Petals absent
Superior ovary

Flowers in fascicles

FRUIT:
Spring
Samara

 

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