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Cedar Elm

Cedar Elm Basics

Grows LikeTree
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeNative to U.S.
National Wetland Indicator StatusFAC

Cedar Elm Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring and Summer
AllelopathNo
BloatNone
C:N RatioHigh
Coppice PotentialYes
Fall ConspicuousYes
Flower ColorGreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Foliage Porosity SummerDense
Foliage Porosity WinterPorous
Foliage TextureMedium
Fruit Seed ColorBrown
Fruit Seed ConspicuousNo
Growth FormSingle Stem
Growth RateRapid
Height at 20 Years (Maximum feet)35
Height Mature feet90
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanShort
Low Growing GrassNo
Resprout AbilityYes
ErectErect
ToxicityNone

Cedar Elm Growing Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Fine Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Medium Textured SoilsYes
Anaerobic ToleranceNone
CaCO3 ToleranceLow
Cold Stratification RequiredYes
Drought ToleranceMedium
Frost Free Days (Minimum)220
pH Minimum5.5
pH Maximum7.5
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)300
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)800
Precipitation Minimum18
Precipitation Maximum58
Root Depth (Minimum inches)24
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Minimum Temperature (F)2

Cedar Elm Reproduction

Bloom PeriodLate Summer
Commercial AvailabilityRoutinely Available
Fruit Seed AbundanceHigh
Fruit Seed Period BeginsSummer
Fruit Seed Period EndsFall
Fruit Seed PersistancesNo
Propagated by Bare RootYes
Propagated by BulbsNo
Propagated by ContainerYes
Propagated by CormsNo
Propagated by CuttingsNo
Propagated by SeedYes
Propagated by SodNo
Propagated by SprigsNo
Propagated by TubersNo
Seed per Pound67000
Seed Spread RateRapid
Seedling VigorMedium
Seedling VigorMedium
Small GrainNo
Vegetative Spread RateNone

Cedar Elm Edibility and Other Uses

Berry/Nut Seed ProductNo
Christmas Tree ProductNo
Fodder ProductNo
Fuelwood ProductMedium
Lumber ProductYes
Naval Store ProductNo
Palatable to a Browse AnimalLow
Palatable to a HumanNo
Pulpwood ProductNo
Veneer ProductNo
CategoryDicot
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Cedar Elm

Cedar Elm grows like a Tree. Cedar Elm is an Perennial. Cedar Elm is Native to U.S.. Cedar Elm has a National Wetland Indicator Status of: FAC. Spring and Summer is when Cedar Elm is actively growing. Cedar Elm is not an allelopath. Cedar Elm has a High C:N Ratio. Cedar Elm has a coppice potential of Yes. Cedar Elm is fall conspicuous. Cedar Elm has a Green colored flower. Cedar Elm has Green colored foliage. In the summertime, Cedar Elm has a Dense foliage porosity. In the wintertime, Cedar Elm has a Porous foliage porosity. Cedar Elm has a Medium foliage texture. Seeds of Cedar Elm are Brown. Seeds of Cedar Elm are No conspicuous. Cedar Elm grows as a Single Stem. The growth rate of Cedar Elm is Rapid. The maximum height of Cedar Elm at 20 years is 35 feet. The mature height of Cedar Elm is 90 feet. The lifespan of Cedar Elm is Short. The shape and orientation of Cedar Elm is Erect. Cedar Elm is adapted to coarse textured soils. Cedar Elm is adapted to fine textured soils. Cedar Elm is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Cedar Elm is None. The CaCO3 tolerance of Cedar Elm is Low. Cedar Elm requires cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Cedar Elm is Medium. Cedar Elm requires a minimum of 220 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Cedar Elm is 5.5. The maximum pH of Cedar Elm is 7.5. The minimum planting density per acre of Cedar Elm is 300. The maximum planting density per acre of Cedar Elm is 800. The minimum Precipitation that Cedar Elm requires is 18. The maximum Precipitation that Cedar Elm can handle is 58. The minimum root depth of Cedar Elm is 24 inches. The salininty tolerance of Cedar Elm is None. The shade tolerance of Cedar Elm is Intermediate. The shade tolerance of Cedar Elm is Intermediate. The minimum temperature that Cedar Elm requires is 2. The bloom period of Cedar Elm is Late Summer. The commerical availability of Cedar Elm is Routinely Available. The fruit seed abundance of Cedar Elm is High. The fruit seed period of Cedar Elm begins Summer. The fruit seed period of Cedar Elm ends Fall. The fruit seed persistance of Cedar Elm is No. Cedar Elm is propagated by bare roots. Cedar Elm is propagated by bulbs. Cedar Elm is propagated by container. Cedar Elm is not propagated by corms. Cedar Elm is not propagated by cuttings. Cedar Elm is propagated by seed. Cedar Elm is not propagated by sod. Cedar Elm is not propagated by sprig. Cedar Elm is not propagated by tubers. Cedar Elm can generally yield 67000 seeds per pound of seeds. Cedar Elm has a Rapid seed spread rate. Cedar Elm has a Medium seedling vigor. Cedar Elm has a Medium seedling vigor. Cedar Elm does not have a small grain. Cedar Elm has a None vegatative spread rate. Cedar Elm does not have a berry/nut seed product. Cedar Elm is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Cedar Elm does not make a good fodder product. Cedar Elm does not make a good fuel wood product. Cedar Elm makes a good lumber product. Cedar Elm does not make a naval store product. Cedar Elm is not palatable to browse animals. Cedar Elm is not palatable to humans. Cedar Elm does not make a pulpwood product. Cedar Elm does not make a veneer product. Cedar Elm is of the category, Dicot.
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