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Siberian Elm

Siberian Elm Basics

Grows LikeTree, Shrub
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeIntroduced to U.S.
PLANTS Invasive StatusNE&GP, SEEPPC, STATE

Siberian Elm Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring and Summer
AllelopathNo
BloatNone
C:N RatioHigh
Coppice PotentialNo
Fall ConspicuousNo
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)40
Height Mature feet70
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanShort
Low Growing GrassNo
Resprout AbilityYes
ErectErect
ToxicityNone

Siberian 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 ToleranceHigh
Frost Free Days (Minimum)90
pH Minimum5.5
pH Maximum8
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)300
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)800
Precipitation Minimum16
Precipitation Maximum50
Root Depth (Minimum inches)24
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntolerant
Shade ToleranceIntolerant
Minimum Temperature (F)-38

Siberian Elm Reproduction

Bloom PeriodMid Spring
Commercial AvailabilityRoutinely Available
Fruit Seed AbundanceHigh
Fruit Seed Period BeginsSpring
Fruit Seed Period EndsSpring
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 Pound64960
Seed Spread RateModerate
Seedling VigorHigh
Seedling VigorHigh
Small GrainNo
Vegetative Spread RateNone

Siberian Elm Edibility and Other Uses

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

Siberian Elm grows like a Tree, Shrub. Siberian Elm is an Perennial. Siberian Elm is Introduced to U.S.. Siberian Elm has a PLANTS Invasive Status of: NE&GP, SEEPPC, STATE. Spring and Summer is when Siberian Elm is actively growing. Siberian Elm is not an allelopath. Siberian Elm has a High C:N Ratio. Siberian Elm has a coppice potential of No. Siberian Elm is not fall conspicuous. Siberian Elm has a Green colored flower. Siberian Elm has Green colored foliage. In the summertime, Siberian Elm has a Dense foliage porosity. In the wintertime, Siberian Elm has a Porous foliage porosity. Siberian Elm has a Medium foliage texture. Seeds of Siberian Elm are Brown. Seeds of Siberian Elm are No conspicuous. Siberian Elm grows as a Single Stem. The growth rate of Siberian Elm is Rapid. The maximum height of Siberian Elm at 20 years is 40 feet. The mature height of Siberian Elm is 70 feet. The lifespan of Siberian Elm is Short. The shape and orientation of Siberian Elm is Erect. Siberian Elm is adapted to coarse textured soils. Siberian Elm is adapted to fine textured soils. Siberian Elm is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Siberian Elm is None. The CaCO3 tolerance of Siberian Elm is Low. Siberian Elm requires cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Siberian Elm is High. Siberian Elm requires a minimum of 90 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Siberian Elm is 5.5. The maximum pH of Siberian Elm is 8. The minimum planting density per acre of Siberian Elm is 300. The maximum planting density per acre of Siberian Elm is 800. The minimum Precipitation that Siberian Elm requires is 16. The maximum Precipitation that Siberian Elm can handle is 50. The minimum root depth of Siberian Elm is 24 inches. The salininty tolerance of Siberian Elm is None. The shade tolerance of Siberian Elm is Intolerant. The shade tolerance of Siberian Elm is Intolerant. The minimum temperature that Siberian Elm requires is -38. The bloom period of Siberian Elm is Mid Spring. The commerical availability of Siberian Elm is Routinely Available. The fruit seed abundance of Siberian Elm is High. The fruit seed period of Siberian Elm begins Spring. The fruit seed period of Siberian Elm ends Spring. The fruit seed persistance of Siberian Elm is No. Siberian Elm is propagated by bare roots. Siberian Elm is propagated by bulbs. Siberian Elm is propagated by container. Siberian Elm is not propagated by corms. Siberian Elm is not propagated by cuttings. Siberian Elm is propagated by seed. Siberian Elm is not propagated by sod. Siberian Elm is not propagated by sprig. Siberian Elm is not propagated by tubers. Siberian Elm can generally yield 64960 seeds per pound of seeds. Siberian Elm has a Moderate seed spread rate. Siberian Elm has a High seedling vigor. Siberian Elm has a High seedling vigor. Siberian Elm does not have a small grain. Siberian Elm has a None vegatative spread rate. Siberian Elm does not have a berry/nut seed product. Siberian Elm is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Siberian Elm does not make a good fodder product. Siberian Elm does not make a good fuel wood product. Siberian Elm does not make a good lumber product. Siberian Elm does not make a naval store product. Siberian Elm is not palatable to browse animals. Siberian Elm is not palatable to humans. Siberian Elm does not make a pulpwood product. Siberian Elm does not make a veneer product. Siberian Elm is of the category, Dicot.
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