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ZELKOVA abelicea

A rare species with slender twigs and small toothed leaves. Small white scented flowers

Available autumn 2020 -
£30.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre
  • Deciduous - ovate, thick-textured, glossy, dark green leaves to 2.5cm (1in) long with up to 6 or 7 teeth on either side. They turn from yellow to orange-brown in autumn
  • White
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 7m (23ft)
  • Tall Shrub - or small tree. Spreading, bushy-headed with white-hairy young shoots
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - syn. Z. cretica. Much smaller than Z. serrata and suitable for smaller gardens
  • Pests & Diseases - bacterial canker, horse-chestnut scale
  • Place of origin - Greece (Crete)
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
5m (16ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  7m (23ft)
 

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