Valley Forge American Elm

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$229.00

Selected after 20 years of testing by the U.S. National Arboretum, ‘Valley Forge’ has been proven to be highly resistant to Dutch elm disease, showing a 96% survival rate. Possesses the classic American elm tree shape, transplants easily, is fast growing and exhibits tolerance to salts, drought, poor soil conditions and air pollution. A great opportunity to plant an old American favorite.

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Description

Tree sizes are between 5 to 14 feet tall (varies per variety), 1” and 2 ½” caliper, and are grown in 7-15 gallon sized nursery pot.

The Purchase and Installation* of Any Tree Includes: (*Click Box above to Add installation)

  • A Tree Welcome Kit – to be mailed upon purchase
    • Information sheet about the type of tree you select and how to care for your new tree
    • White wood location stake
    • Place the stake in the ground where you want the tree planted
  • The tree delivered and planted (*Installation)
    • Support staking and tying
    • Trunk protector
    • Black Mulch around the root ball
    • Fertilized and watered at time of planting

The Grasshopper Tree Guarantee

We at Grasshopper Gardens guarantee trees purchased and installed by our trained crew. If you are not satisfied within the first 5 days of the planting of your trees give us a call so we can make it right. Trees and plants are living organisms and require care, maintenance and protection in order to survive, root in and establish properly. Trees that do not survive despite receiving the proper care, maintenance and protection within the first year will be considered for a one-time replacement.

Additional information

Family

Ulmaceae

Hardiness Zones

4–7

Mature Height

60–70 ft

Mature Spread

60-70 ft

Sun Exposure

Full Sun

Maintenance

Low

Foliage

Green in Summer, Yellow in Fall

Botanical Name

Ulmus americana 'Valley Forge'

Type

Deciduous