69 Hardy Rubber Tree

Tall, oval, late summer canopy of a young Hardy Rubber Tree.Facts About Hardy Rubber Tree

Eucommia ulmoides

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).

Engraved stone sign for Hardy Rubber Tree, Eucommia ulmoides.
Graphic of a golden, frowning sun.
Graphic of planter dimension for 8 ft.