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  1. Siberian elm, Chinese elm, dwarf elm, Ulmus pumila(noun)

    fast-growing shrubby Asian tree naturalized in United States for shelter or ornament


  1. Siberian elm(Noun)

    A medium-sized bushy tree, Ulmus pumila, native to northern and eastern Asia.


  1. Ulmus pumila

    Ulmus pumila, the Siberian elm, is native to Central Asia, eastern Siberia, Mongolia, Xizang, northern China, India and Korea. It is also known as the Asiatic Elm, Dwarf Elm and Chinese Elm. It is the last tree species encountered in the semi-desert regions of central Asia. Two varieties are recognized: var pumila and var. arborea, the latter known as Turkestan elm. Ulmus pumila has been widely cultivated throughout Asia, the Americas and, to a lesser extent, southern Europe.


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