Ulmus rubra - Slippery Elm
Also known as red elm. A medium-sized tree with average to fast growth rate. Native Americans used inner fibrous bark to treat wounds, fevers and sore throats. Due to Dutch elm disease this tree may not be recommended in your area.
Height : 40-60 feet Spread : 30-50 feet
Light : Full sun to part shade Water : Dry to moist
Soil : Loam Zone : 3-9
Growth Rate : Medium to fast