Pteroceltis

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Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

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'Pteroceltis' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/pteroceltis/). Accessed 2021-11-27.

Family

  • Ulmaceae

Species in genus

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Credits

Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles

Recommended citation
'Pteroceltis' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/pteroceltis/). Accessed 2021-11-27.

Closely allied to Celtis, it is very distinct in its winged fruits, which more resemble those of Ulmus, but their arrangement singly in the leaf-axils of the shoots of the year make the tree very distinct from the elms. This is the only species of the genus known.