English elm occurs on Hog
Hill but following Dutch elm disease it can only be found as suckers.
It doesn't flower. Wych elm, which occurs along the roadway by the
reservoir site on Hog Hill flowers and seeds before the leaves appear.
Because the elm trees rarely reach maturity in the South East
identification is very difficult, as hybrids occur and leaves
from saplings can be misleading. The two halves of elm leaves are