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Unknown plant

Observed: 8th October 2013 By: MaryandBobMaryandBob’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Please could someone let us know what this leaf is? Many were turning yellow/red/orange. Approx 14cm in length. Thanks.

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Ai-Lin Kee's picture

English Elm

Hi

I think this is an English Elm/Ulmus procera.

Peachysteve's picture

Agreed

I agree that it is elm but I couldn't say which one. The leaves are long and slim so possibly Dutch or Hybrid.
A distinctive feature of elm leaves is the unequal sides where the leaf meets the stalk.