Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera'
(Golden-leaved Water Elm) An unusual small tree, Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' has handsome pale golden-yellow younger leaves which gradually darken to lime green as they age.
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An unusual small tree, Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' has handsome pale golden-yellow younger leaves which gradually darken to lime green as they age. In our experience, the bright foliage is most visible if this tree is planted against a dark backdrop.
Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' is hardy and will have its best display of golden-yellow leaves if planted in a sunny position,
- Position: Full sun or light dappled shade.
- Soil: Well drained, fertile soil. Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' is tolerant of dry soil conditions.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
- Habit: Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' grows to be a small branching, vase-shaped tree in time.
- Height: approx 6 - 8 m (20 - 26 ft).
- Spread: 4 - 5 m (13 - 16 ft).
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
- Mature Size
- Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
- Special Features
- Autumn Colour, Leaf Colour - Gold/Yellow, Rare and Unusual
- On sale!
- On sale!