Brandon Elm - Ulmus americana 'Brandon'

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A fast growing upright vase shaped spreading tree with rough toothed green foliage turning to an attractive yellow colour in fall. Good as a large street tree or shade tree. A more compact selection of American Elm. Tolerant of most urban situations including air pollutions and salt.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Barrier
Hedge
Dry Areas
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
40-50'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Pyramidal
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.4 (28 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Eliminate weak crossing branches when the tree is young to promote a strong branching framework and potential weak point when older. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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