Dwarf Princess Elm - Ulmus parvifolia 'Hokkaido'
The Dwarf Princess Elm is a real miniature garden tree with a growth rate of 1 to 2 inches per year. Combine the tiniest of leaves with the most delicate branches, and you have a special gem for the miniature garden.
It is deciduous, meaning that it will drop its leaves in the fall and expose its wonderful skeleton structure for the winter - perfect for Halloween or for hanging miniature lights on. It will charm you each year as it flushes out with the new spring growth.
- Tiny leaves and delicate branches
- Growth rate 1 to 2"/yr
- Cold hardy to -20F, or zones 5-9
- Heat zones 9-5
- Full sun
- Regular water until established
- Let dry out to barely damp in between to avoid over watering if planted in a container
- Comes in a 4" pot
- An outdoor plant
Photo with vespas show an older Hokkaido Dwarf Princess Elm that we used for an Italian Miniature Garden for our Northwest Flower and Garden Show. It will take several years for the Hokkaido to reach that size because of the slow growth rate - we can enjoy it in the smaller sized miniature gardens until then.
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