The Wych Elm Ulmus glabra
cultivar 'Luteo Variegata
' was first described by Richard Weston
in Bot. Univ
1: 315 1770
Weston decribed the tree simply as having leaves variegated with yellow.
Four trees are known to survive in Edinburgh
, along Castle Terrace
; last measured in 1989
the largest was 18 m high, 62 cm d.b.h.
The tree is not known to be available from nurseries, nor to have ever been introduced to North America