Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' - soft golden leaves in spring/early summer
  • Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera' - soft golden leaves in spring/early summer

Zelkova serrata 'Luminifera'

£45.00

(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).

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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

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