Zelkova-serrata-green-vase-tree, zelkova serrata, commonly called japanese zelkova, is a medium to large deciduous tree, typically growing to 50-80’ tall with a spreading, generally upward-branching, vase-shaped crown. it is native to japan, taiwan and eastern china. it is noted for its graceful shape, clean foliage, attractive bark and resistance to dutch elm disease.. Fact sheet st-678 october 1994 zelkova serrata‘green vase’ figure 1. young ‘green vase’ japanese zelkova. ‘green vase’ japanese zelkova1 edward f. gilman and dennis g. watson2 introduction, zelkova serrata is planted as a lawn or park tree for its attractive bark, leaf color and vase shape. it provides good shade and has an easy fall cleanup. it is easy to transport, and often available in burlap form. it is also commonly used for bonsai; its attractive shape and colors make it a popular choice for the art..
Zelkova serrata 'green vase' green vase zelkova 2.5" summer green vase japanese zelkova vigorous growing tall tree with a vase shaped branching habit., zelkova serrata 'green vase' a fast-growing, medium-sized, deciduous tree. 'green vase' matures to a graceful, uniform v-shaped tree with a short trunk and upright branching. bark is distinctive, predominantly in shades of yellows and light greys and has a flaky appearance revealing additional textures and tones of orange, brown and pink..
The green vase zelkova has everything you could ever want in a shade tree, from its ornamental interest in every season and pest and disease resistance to hardy, tolerant growth. covered in oblong, dark green leaves in the spring and summer, the vase-shaped tree brings spectacular color and visual interest for months at a time., japanese zelkova is a tough urban tree for residential shade and street plantings. it has a spreading, generally upright branching, vase-shaped habit.. Broadleaf deciduous tree, 50-60(80) ft [15-18(24) m], vase-shaped, low branched. bark smooth-gray initially. leaves simple, alternate, ovate to oblong-ovate, 2.5-5 cm long (on some shoots to 13 cm long), sharply serrate with acuminate teeth, parallel veins, 8-14 vein pairs, dark green and somewhat rough above (similar to a small-leaved elm, and related to ulmus); fall color is variable and may ..., japanese zelkova is closely related to elms but is resistant to dutch elm disease (ded). it tolerates urban conditions well and can be used as a street tree. this tree has interesting bark, clean serrated foliage and good fall color..
General notes. branches don't droop but are susceptible to breakage. family: ulmaceae additional common names. green vase japanese zelkova, green vase sawleaf zelkova