Species: Ulmus minor Miller
Italian common noun: Olmo comune
Synonim: Ulmus campestris, Ulmus carpinifolia
Family: Ulmaceae
Natural shapesTrees DeciduosFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151 - Legislative Decree no. 386

Origin: Europe, Southwest Asia, North Africa.

Botanical characteristics: It is a deciduous tree, growing slowly but reaching 30 meters in height. Branching is erect with young, thin and hairless branches. It has a largely columnar crown, which later assumes the shape of a cupola. Bark is dark grey and furrowed. Leaves are closely oval, asymmetric at the base, doubly toothed, with 7-12 secondary nerves on each side, they are bright green, glossy and hairless on the upper surface, while on the lower one they have tufts of armpit fuzz at the apex of the ribs. In autumn they turn yellow. In early spring flowers and fruits occur on bare branches. The flowers are small, red, clustered in umbrellas. Fruits: green samaras consisting of a flat elliptical wing with a seed toward the apex.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It grows spontaneously in wild woodlands up to 1200 meters. It grows well on any soil, if well-drained. It has a good resistance to air pollution.

Use: It is often used in tree roads and also cultivated in gardens and parks and along avenues as single plant. It works excellently as windbreak and is ideal for exposed areas. It is suitable for afforestation of barren areas and abandoned hills.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Cont.for. 40 Cont.for. 40
Vaso 9.9.13 Vaso 9.9.13
Vaso Ø 18 Vaso Ø 18
Vaso Ø 22 Vaso Ø 22
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla 6-8 cm
Zolla 8-10 cm
Zolla 12-14 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 14-16 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 16-18 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 18-20 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 20-25 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 25-30 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 30-35 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 35-40 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 40-45 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 45-50 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 50-55 cm