Northern Empress® Japanese Elm

Ulmus davidiana var. japonica ‘Northern Empress’


A small growing, DED-resistant elm with attractive foliage that changes to burgundy-red before leaf drop. NDSU introduction. Limited stock available. 



Height: 30′

Spread: 25′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Burgundy Red

Growth Habit: Vase-shaped

Flower Colour: N/A

Blooms: N/A

Key Features: Hardy, Fall Foliage

Landscape Uses: Ideal for Small Urban Landscapes, Parks, Streets