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Taxon: Ulmus glabra Huds.

Genus: Ulmus subgenus: Ulmus section: Ulmus
Family: Ulmaceae.
Nomen number: 40834
Place of publication: Fl. angl. 95. 1762
Name verified on: 06-Nov-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 11-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • broadleaf elm   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • European mountain elm   (Source: Wiegrefe, p.c.) – English
  • Scotch elm   (Source: Krussmann [but this adjective is best avoided, may cause offence in Scotland]) – English
  • Scottish elm   (Source: Krussmann ) – English
  • wych elm   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • orme blanc   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – French
  • orme de montagne   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – French
  • Bergulme   (Source: Zander ed14 ) – German
  • Weißrüster   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German
  • skogsalm   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (for ornamental elms fide Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: graft stock   (fide Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features   (fide Dict Gard)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals   (fide Lampe & McCann)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Iran; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Chelyabinsk
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States [n.e.]

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Afonin, A. N., S. L. Greene, N. I. Dzyubenko, & A. N. Frolov, eds. Interactive agricultural ecological atlas of Russia and neighboring countries. Economic plants and their diseases, pests and weeds (on-line resource).
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America. [introd.].
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Grudzinskaja, I. A. 1971. O nazvanii vyaza polevogo (Ulmus campestris L.) (De nomine Ulmi campestris L.). Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 8:135–139.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972–. Atlas florae europaeae.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [= U. scabra Mill.].
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. 2000–. Flora of Siberia (English translation).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants.
  • Mouterde, P. 1966–. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Wiegrefe, S. 1998. pers. comm. [re. common names].
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  • PlantSystematics.org
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