Ulmus serotina Sargent. Subgenus: Oreoptelea. Section: Chaetoptelea. Phen: Sep-Oct. Hab: Dry-mesic to mesic upland forests, bottomland and riparian forests, stream banks, bluffs, lake and pond margins, flatwoods; especially over limestone. Dist: KY, s. IL, and e. OK south to e. TN, nw. GA, AL, and MS; allegedly disjunct in ne. Mexico (COA and NLE) (Villaseñor 2016). Rugel collected this species on the French Broad River in 1842, the location attributed to NC by Mohr (1901).
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA3, G, K1, K3, K4, Mex, S, Tn; = n/a – RAB