Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Ulmus parvifolia Jacquin. Chinese Elm, Lacebark Elm. Phen: Aug-Oct; Sep-Nov. Hab: Disturbed secondary forests, roadsides, fencerows, old fields, other disturbed areas. Dist: Native of China and Japan. The bark on mature trees exfoliates creating a patchwork of gray, brown, green, and orange blotches.

Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia

Syn: = FNA3, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, NE, Pa, Va, WH3

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