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Japanese Zelkova

Hardiness Zones: 5 - 8
Average shipping height: 2' - 3'
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  • Bare Root
    Member Price $14.99
    Reg. Price $19.99
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Restricted State/Provinces

Unfortunately local laws prevent us from shipping this item to the following locations.

AS, AZ, FM, GU, HI, MH, MP, OR, PR, PW, VI,

The Japanese Zelkova is a good street and shade tree that has an appealing vase-shaped form with a rounded crown. Green leaves turn yellow, copper, orange or deep red to purplish-red in fall, putting on a showy display. The peeling bark on older trees exposes orange patches, which can be quite impressive.

  • Provides showy fall color
  • Offers dense shade
  • Features unique peeling bark
  • Tolerates wind, drought, and air pollution
  • Will be delivered at a height of 2'–3'

The Japanese Zelkova Grows in zones 5 - 8

Your Tree’s Personality

Shape

Vase

Growth Speed

Medium

Scientific Name

Zelkova serrata

Mature Height

50' - 80'

Mature Spread

50' - 75'

Shipping Height

2' - 3'

Sun Preference

Full Sun

Soil Preference

Acidic, Alkaline, Drought, Moist

History/Lore

Native to Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Manchuria, the Japanese zelkova was introduced in America in 1862. This tree also goes by the common name Keaki.

Planting Instructions

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