Ulmus parvifolia 'Seiju'
Seiju Dwarf Elm
Seiju Lacebark Elm
Seiju Chinese Elm
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous tree/shrub, dwarf, slow growing, 2-10 ft (0.6-3 m) tall, similar width. Bark becomes corky with age. Leaves tiny, about 0.6-1 cm long, and rounded.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 A sport of U. parvifolia 'Hokkaido'; it has larger leaves and faster growing than 'Hokkaido'. Often used in rock gardens and bonsai.
- Salem, Oregon: Willamette Univ. Botanical Garden.