Scotch Elm

Honour Roll of Trees

Ulmus glabra


Scotch Elm is a large tree originating in Europe and Asia that has been frequently planted in Ontario as an ornamental or urban tree. Leaves are rough above and hairy below, often with small horn-like lobes on either side of the centre tip of the leaf.


Diameter: 119 cm

Circumference: 375 cm

Height: 22 m

*diameter and circumference measured at breast height – 1.3 m above the ground


Address: 110 West Street, Goderich

UTM Coordinates: E442310, N4843593

Note: this tree is on the north side of West Street, adjacent to the sidewalk on the road allowance.

Submitted by: Susan Chan. Date measured: October 20, 2008