Fruit of Slippery Elm


Small, wafer-like fruits (1.3 cm diameter) appear May through June and contain a small, circular, flattened, dark seed. Hairy on the center of the fruit, on both sides; appear in small, loose clusters.

Drawing by Lisa Leombruni.

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