Celtis occidentalis

Celtis occidentalis

Adaptable to drought and poor soils. Tolerant of urban pollution. Rapid growth once established. Yellow fall color. Native.

Plant Height at Maturity

50 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

45 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit


Landscape Uses

Windbreak | Erosion Control | Shade | Boulevard Tree

Environmental Features

Native Species | Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Bird Habitat | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Compacted Soil | Dry Soil | Urban Conditions | High Wind

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color

Flower Color