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VILLAGE GREEN SAWLEAF ZELKOVA
Zelkova serrata 'Village Green'

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Photo Locations: The Morton Arboretum - Lisle, IL, The National Arboretum - Washington, DC and Arnold Arboretum - Boston, MA

General Notes

Branches don't droop but are susceptible to breakage.

Family: Ulmaceae

Additional Common Names

VILLAGE GREEN JAPANESE ZELKOVA, VILLAGE GREEN SAWLEAF ZELKOVA

Tree Characteristics

Vase Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 50 - 60 feet.

Width: 45 - 50 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 to 36 Inches per Year.

Leaves Elliptic, Green, Bronze or Red, Deciduous.

Flowers Inconspicuous. Flowers in Spring. Has separate male and female flowers on the same tree (monoecious).

Brown Drupe, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.

Bark Gray, Smooth.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 3 - 21.

USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 9.

Exposure Full Sun.

Wet but Well Drained Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.

Pests & Disease Information

Susceptible to Canker.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Branch Strength Rated as Weak.

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Special Uses & Values

Buffer Strip, Shade Tree or Street Tree.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Zelkova serrata 'Village Green' Tree Record." 1995-2018. Apr 23, 2018.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/zelkova-serrata-village-green >

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