Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm (Lab 8)

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  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Bark of a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Bark of a tree 4 inches in diameter at breast height.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below. Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below. Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below. Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below. Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Leaf, alternate, simple, elliptically shaped, doubly serrate, very sandpapery (scabrous) both above and below.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.  Inner bark becomes mucilaginous when chewed.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig. Inner bark becomes mucilaginous when chewed.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.
  • Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.Ulmaceae Ulmus rubra - slippery elm: Twig showing alternate leaf arrangement, zigzag growth form, blackish-brown buds on a grey twig.
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