Native to: Central China Crown: Oval Height: 40 feet Width: 25 feet Growth Rate: Moderate
Characteristics: This tree has yellow-green fall foliage. It is a very handsome tree with lustrous dark green leaves. It seems to be very tolerant of poor soils and dry climates. It has no known pests.
Negative Features: Some consider the fruit messy.
Uses: Good for all street situations where room allows on arterial, collector, and residential streets.
Comments: This is an excellent shade tree resembling an Elm. The Hardy Rubber tree readily transplants and produces rubber latex (difficult to extract).