A true specimen tree: The Wireless Zelkova (Zelkova serrata 'Schmidtlow') is a giant with a wide crown that reaches toward the sky. With brilliant fall foliage, this tree's charm lasts year after year as it towers taller and taller.
The Wireless Zelkova is a single-stem tree that grows in an upright, vase form with branches that remain celebratory while reaching far and wide. It keeps a tidy shape and can at times offer a large-scale bonsai-like form, especially if yours takes on a flat-topped form as it grows.
Like other Zelkovas, the Wireless Zelkova has a straight trunk that remains narrow and tidy. Its branches remain symmetrical and even.
This tree is fit for a yard where kids can play beneath. As a Zelkova, you can expect this variety to thrive under adverse conditions and remain strong and attractive.
The Wireless Zelkova's leaves are serrated and medium green. Because this tree has such a dense crown, it creates a deep pool of shade beneath. When fall arrives, you will be floored by the Wireless Zelkova's vibrant brilliant yellows that transform to a coral red then deep merlot.
Plant your Wireless Zelkova along the roadway or driveway for a lovely canopy or tunnel-like feel. Plant the Wireless Zelkova wherever you would plant the American Elm. Use it as a specimen, long-term shade tree, or as tree that will stand up against urban conditions. You will want to prune its lower branches until it matures.
If you're looking for a tree that is strong, stately, and a model of health, the Wireless Zelkova is ready to make your acquaintance.
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills' Choice|
|Botanical Name||Zelkova serrata 'Schmidtlow'|
|Mature Height||20 - 24 feet|
|Mature Spread||30 - 35 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Soil Type||Well Drained|
|When To Prune||Early Spring|