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Ben Ferguson. Winged Elm. Winged Elm, Ulmus alata Michx., has also been called Wahoo Elm. Winged Elm. Kingdom – Plantae (Plants) Subkingdom – Tracheobionta (Vascular plants) Superdivision – Spermatophyta (Seed plants) Division – Magnoliophyta (Flowering plants)

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Ben ferguson

Ben Ferguson

Winged Elm


Winged elm

Winged Elm, Ulmus alata Michx., has also been called Wahoo Elm.

Winged Elm


Classification

Kingdom – Plantae (Plants)

Subkingdom – Tracheobionta (Vascular plants)

Superdivision – Spermatophyta (Seed plants)

Division – Magnoliophyta(Flowering plants)

Class – Magnoliopsida(Dicotyledons)

Subclass – Hamamelididae

Order – Urticales

Family – Ulmaceae(Elm family)

Genus – Ulmus L. (Elm)

Species – Ulmus alata Michx. (Winged elm)

Classification


Shape form type

The Winged elm is a small to medium tree that can grow to 60 feet in height. They have smaller crowns that are oblong and fairly narrow.

Shape, Form, Type

Figure 1



The twigs are slender and gray or brown in color. They can be either smooth or slightly hairy and are up to ¼ inch thick.

twig

Figure 3


The leaves are simple and they alternate. The blades are pointed at the tip, elliptic to oblong-lanceolate and they are asymmetrical at the base. They grow up to three inches in length, and are doubly toothed. They are green and smooth/slightly rough on the surface and paler and hairy on the bottom. The leafstalks are short, stout, and hairy.

leaf

Figure 4


The buds are narrow and pointed. They are brown in color and are smooth/slightly hairy and are ¼ in long.

bud

Figure 5


Flower

The flowers grow in drooping clusters of 2 to 7. They appear before the leaves unfold and they are greenish, small, and hairy.

flower

Figure 6


Fruit

The fruit of the Winged elm are oblong and winged. before the leaves unfold and they are greenish, small, and hairy.They are up to 1/3 inched long and hairy along the edge of the fruit. The wings are notched at the top of the fruit and each one surrounds a central seed.

fruit

Figure 7


Habitat and range

Winged elms can be found along dry cliffs, wooded slopes, and sometimes in low woods. They reach from Virginia to Missouri, south to Texas and east to Florida.

Habitat and range

Figure 8



References images

  • http://web.fccj.org/~dbyres/welm/elm2.jpg into small wooden articles. Figure 1 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://www.duke.edu/~cwcook/trees/ulal2723.jpgFigure 2 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://www.cas.vanderbilt.edu/bioimages/u/wulal--tw11162.jpgFigure 3 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://www.cas.vanderbilt.edu/bioimages/image/u/ulal--lf29781.htmFigure 4 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • https://fp.auburn.edu/sfws/samuelson/dendrology/images/ulmaceae/wng_elm_bud5.jpgFigure 5 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://www.cas.vanderbilt.edu/bioimages/image/u/ulal--fl31156.htmFigure 6 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://www.cas.vanderbilt.edu/bioimages/image/u/ulal--fr20088.htmFigure 7 Retrieved 6/24/10

  • http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ULALFigure 8 Retrieved 6/24/10

References images


References information

http:// into small wooden articles. plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ULAL Retrieved 6/24/10

Mohlenbrock, R. H. Forest trees of illinois. Retrieved 6/24/10

References information


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