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Common Name: Slippery Elm

Species Name: Ulmus rubra Muhl.

Family Name: Ulmaceae

Plant Type: Trees



Plant Facts  
Origin North America
Duration Perennial
Distribution in Oklahoma Eastern half and parts of southwest
Sun Preference Moderately shade tolerant
Susceptibility Dutch elm disease



ID Characteristics



Habitat Hardwood forests and moist areas
Soil Type Moist
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 8
Successional Stage Mid to late



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