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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ulmus procera   FAMILY Ulmaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ulmus procera   FAMILY Ulmaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
English Elm, English Cork Elm


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JK Marlow    jkm140816_683

August    Jackson County    NC

High Hampton Inn

Leaf base strongly oblique, not covering petiole, per Flora of North America.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ulmus procera   FAMILY Ulmaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ulmus procera   FAMILY Ulmaceae

 

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3702

Tree
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

map
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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate
Petioles 3-12mm long, villous to scabrous

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Greenish/ Reddish-purple/ Tan
Bisexual
5-8 lobed calyx
Petals absent
3-5(-6) stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Samara

 

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