Part of elm  genus Ulmus and elm  family Ulmaceae and apple / berry / buckthorn / elm / hemp / rose  order Rosales.

Native to central and eastern 🇺🇸 USA, and southern 🇨🇦 Canada.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Ulmus hosts caterpillars of 213 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.

Learn more about slippery elm Ulmus rubra

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