Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized, Mail order, flat rate of €12.50 throughout Ireland,
Eucommia ulmoides is one of the only rubber producing trees that will grow successfully in Ireland.
It has a broad-spreading, elegant growth habit. the foliage is an excellent glossy dark green in the summer. Attractive gray-brown bark, ridged and furrowed.
Full sun, very soil tolerant though not soggy, veyr drought tolerant