Frontier Elm

Ulmus 'Frontier'

 

Height: 40'

Width: 30'

Shape: Upright

Exposure: Full sun

Foliage: Dark green

Fall Foliage: Red-purple

Zone: 5-8

 

This elm combines a high level of tolerance to Dutch elm disease, small leaves and a lovely red-purple autumn coloration. It is perfect for use in smaller landscapes, along city streets, and under power lines. 'Frontier' blazes a trail for elms in the urban landscape.