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American elm, Florida elm
Ulmus americana
Ulmaceae
 
Availability: Widely cultivated.

Plant Map Map of select IRC data from peninsular Florida.

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Wildlife and Ecology: Provides moderate amounts of food and significant cover for wildlife. Larval host plant for question mark (Polygonia interrogationis) butterflies.

References: Nelson 2003, Schaefer & Tanner 1997

Comments: We are currently adding data for this species. If you would like to contribute to the development of this species account, please contact George Gann via the IRC staff page.



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