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Ulmus x hollandica 'Jacqueline Hillier'

Smoothleaf Elm

Plant Type:


Ulmus x hollandica ‘Jacqueline Hillier’ – 'Jacqueline Hillier' is a broadly domed shrubby tree with small green elm leaves on dense and twiggy branches. This is a quick grower with no significant fall color. ‘Jacqueline Hillier’ can be easily trained into a single trunked tree to 6 perhaps 7 feet with a wide crown. Site ‘Jacqueline Hillier’ in half to full sun planted in fertile draining soil. This little elm with great character is listed under 2 names in the trade as U. x hollandica and sometimes U. x elegantissima. For gardeners towards the northern end of its range spring planting is advised. Cutting grown.


6 Ft


6 Ft

Characteristics and Attributes for Ulmus x hollandica 'Jacqueline Hillier'

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring / Summer / Autumn

Interesting Bark

  • Architectural
  • Lenticels


  • Mostly Sunny
  • Full Sun


  • Specimen
  • Shrub Border
  • Bonsai Candidate
  • Foundation
  • Accent
  • Rock Garden

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Moderately Fast


  • Draining
  • Fertile


  • Garden Origin

Propagated By

  • Cutting Grown