Planting for the future
They screen pollutants out of the air, they easily adapt to urban environment, tolerate stress be it drought, frost, salt, high water, compacted soil – they grow vigorously and they are beautiful : elms are perfect trees for cities.
resista® elms are reliable highly resistant varieties, carefully selected after at least ten years of private and then three years of official testing out of many hundreds of crossings. They are best suited for the European market and available through authorized partner nurseries.
Since more than 50 years in North America and since more than 35 years in Europe on thousands of planting sites the resista® elms have proven their outstanding quality. Of the variety ‘New Horizon’ alone more than 45.000 trees have been planted in over 15 european countries.
Resistance against the so-called Dutch Elm Disease (Ophiostoma ulmi and novo-ulmi) of the resista® elms is regularly re-tested by inocculations with virulent spores.
Tolerant to city environment
resista® elms are well prepared for difficult city environments for the future. They tolerate compact soils, dry and contaminated air and salt.
resista® elms are resistant to wind and frost, they tolerate extremely high and low temperatures alike, they tolerate inundations for weeks, even if sea water.
As with all indigenous elms their leaves compose readily. They develop few inconspicuous seeds and fruits. And there is no honey dew. On the other side they produce a lot of fresh air.
Cope with problems
They outgrow injuries by car accidents and tolerate heavy pruning as well as roots cut away underground.
All varieties offered ‘New Horizon’, ‘Rebona’, ‘Rebella’ as well as ‘Fiorente’ have their own root, and this is guaranteed by an implanted electronic transponder. Your supplier has a certificate of authenticity.
resista – the original
In combination with implanting an electronic transponder into each tree you are absolutely safe.
resista® elms are produced exclusively by selected partner nurseries which care for them until their circumference is minimum 14-16 cm.
resista® is a registered trademark of EISELE GmbH + Co KG