Chinese Seiju Elm (ulmus parvifolia 'seiju')
Native to China, Korea, and Japan, Ulmus parvifolia, this is commonly known as Chinese Elm or lacebark elm.
• This deciduous tree that has a rounded crown and is noted for its elliptic, toothed, glossy, dark green leaves.
• Resistance to Dutch Elm disease, the small reddish flowers are present in late summer.
• Seeds in fall.
• 'Seiju' is a dwarf cultivar that is primarily used for rock gardens and bonsai.
• It is a sort of Ulmus Parvifolia Hokkaido that features slightly larger leaves and a faster growth rate.
• Over time it may reach 10' tall if not potted.
• Bark becomes corky with age.
• 9 years old.
• 13"-15" tall.
• Outdoor bonsai tree.
• Suitable humidity/drip tray is recommended.