Taxon  Report   9449    
Ulmus americana  L.
American elm
Ulmus americana
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Ulmus americana
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Ulmus americana
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
Ulmus americana, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Ulmus americana
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ULMACEAE  
Genus: Ulmus

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ulmus americana var. floridana
PLANTS: Ulmus floridana
More information about  Ulmus americana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).