Chinese elm


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Noun1.Chinese elm - fast-growing shrubby Asian tree naturalized in United States for shelter or ornament
genus Ulmus, Ulmus - type genus of family Ulmaceae; deciduous trees having simple serrate leaves; widely distributed in temperate regions
elm, elm tree - any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees
2.Chinese elm - small fast-growing tree native to AsiaChinese elm - small fast-growing tree native to Asia; widely grown as shelterbelts and hedges
genus Ulmus, Ulmus - type genus of family Ulmaceae; deciduous trees having simple serrate leaves; widely distributed in temperate regions
elm, elm tree - any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees
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Ulmus parvifolia, commonly called lacebark elm or Chinese elm, boasts dramatic mottled bark that peels away to display colorful patterns of brown, creamy white, gray, green and orange.
Up to eight Chinese Elm Trees in planter boxes can now be positioned within the street, as well as bicycle parking and a water re-fill station that includes a bubbler, drink bottle re-fill and also a pet bowl.
Another good option, particularly for people with access to an outdoor growing space, is Chinese elm, which is adaptable and can also be grown indoors.
Our price point is on par with, if not less than mass-produced places except the quality is extremely high in comparison, and we're using reclaimed old woods like mahogany or oak, not Chinese elm or alder or pine or woods that are prematurely cut.
The outdoor pool/terrace area, now named the OUrban OasisO area, features foliage, Chinese elm trees, a new outdoor firepit, all-new pool furniture, all-new terrace furnishings, two new cabanas, and an enhanced bar area with plush new furniture.
The Granoskis reused Eichler siding to build the fence, and replaced heavy cobbles that covered the roots of the existing Chinese elm tree with soil and decomposed granite.
SMALL Bill Carlton with a Chinese Elm bonsai tree in 2000.
THINK small for Christmas with our special Chinese Elm bonsai offer.
Selection: Good trees for beginners include ficus and schefflera for indoors and "Green Mound" juniper, "Trident" maple, and Chinese elm for outdoors.
The only tree within range was a ratty Chinese elm with six trunks.
Aided by a Modesto ash and a Chinese elm that grow in the parkway between yard and street, the impression you get sitting in the Maloneys' yard is that you are in a private and protected space, even as dog walkers and cars pass by.
Both hybrid elm trees and Chinese elm trees were examined at several locations in Ohio.

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