Plant Type: Deciduous Trees
This selection resulted from a controlled cross between Vanguard™ elm and Accolade® elm, conducted by Dr. George Ware at the Morton Arboretum. Introduced through Chicagoland Grows®, it has an upright habit with strong branching, lustrous dark green foliage and excellent disease and pest resistance.
Height: 60′. Spread: 35-40′. Shape: Upright. Exposure: Full Sun. Foliage: Glossy, deep green. Fall Foliage: Yellow. Zone: 4-7
The TRIUMPH™ elm has very good resistance to Dutch elm disease (DED) and is resistant to elm yellows; it also has good resistance to elm leaf beetle. It is easily transplanted, quick to establish, and adaptable to most soil types. Large, lustrous, dark green summer foliage gives way to yellow fall color. Useful for home and commercial landscapes or parks or as street tree.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Foliage ColorGlossy, and deep green
Soil Moisturenot picky
Characteristics & Attributes
Disease and pest resistant.