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Slippery Elm

Ulmus rubra Muhl.

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Ulmus rubra (Slippery Elm) is a species of tree in the family Ulmaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to The Contiguous United States, Western North America, Canada, Eastern North America, United States, and North America. They have simple, broad leaves, yellow flowers, and samara. Individuals can grow to 27 m.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030099
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, dry mesocarp, and dry endocarp that are elongated into a wing-like structure.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Slippery Elm. View this species on GBIF