Leaf Identification

The American Elm has pointed, ovate-shaped leaves. They are a dark green and turn yellow in the fall.

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Twig and Bud Identification

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Bark Identification

The American Elm has dark gray, furrowed bark.

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Fruit Identification

The fruit of the American Elm are winged seeds.

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Flower Identification

The flowers of the American Elm are vase-shaped and inconspicuous.

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‘Valley Forge’ Identification

The ‘Valley Forge’ cultivar has a much higher resistance to the Dutch Elm disease.

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