Go Back Elm Triumph

Ulmus 'Morton Glossy'

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:

Flower Color

Foliage Color

Glossy, and deep green

Plant Spread

35-40'

Good Companions

Plant Height

60'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-7

Soil Moisture

not picky


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Disease and pest resistant.

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

fast

Seasonal Interests