Common Hackberry is a medium sized deciduous tree that is similar to the American Elm but resistant to Dutch Elm Disease. Will likely be the replacement tree for Elm in Canadian municipalities.
COMMON HACKBERRY QUICK FACTS
Zone: 2b Height: 25 m (82 ft) Spread: 7 m (24 ft) Moisture: any Light: full sun Flowers: are small, greenish-yellow Bark: greyish and warty with stems that have a zig zag appearance. Growth rate: medium Life span: 150 to 200 years Maintenance: low Pollution tolerance: high