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Common Name: Princeton Elm      Latin Name: Ulmus americana 'Princeton'      Size: 50 (min) to 80 (max)
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I am seeing too many Princeton elms in cultivation collapsing and dying. It may not be Dutch Elm Disease but whatever the cause the failure rates I am seeing have taken this tree off my recommended list.
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Ulmus americana 'Princeton'
Origin: Introduced by Princeton Nursery
Maximum Height: 80 feet

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Category: Tree
Family: Ulmaceae
Genus: Ulmus
species: americana
Cultivar: 'Princeton'
Origin: Introduced by Princeton Nursery
Size: 50 (min) to 80 (max)
Size Description:
Notes: Good resistance to DED and elm leaf beetle
Characteristics: star rating Recommended star rating Native
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Bloom history: (Recorded in Cincinnati, Ohio, unless otherwise noted)3/20/2011 until 3/27/2011 See other plants that bloom at this time.
Plant Images and Specimens
Location: Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati 2528 Burnet Ave Cincinnati OH
Specimen: 486
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Location: Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati
Photo Credit: Steve Foltz

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