Ulmus japonica x wilsoniana 'Morton'

Ulmus japonica x wilsoniana ‘Morton’

Similar in habit to the American Elm. Good yellow fall color and upright spreading habit. Excellent drought tolerance. Very good Dutch Elm Disease and leaf beetle resistance.

Plant Height at Maturity

60 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

40 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit


Landscape Uses

Windbreak | Erosion Control | Shade | Water Garden | Boulevard Tree

Environmental Features

Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Bird Habitat

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Compacted Soil | Deer Damage | Urban Conditions | High Wind

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color

Flower Color