The Chinese Elm U. parvifolia cultivar Dynasty is a medium-size tree rarely exceeding 13 m in height, with a spread of similar dimension producing a very rounded shape. The leaves turn orange-yellow in autumn. A National Arboretum introduction reputed to be very fast growing, specimens are grown at Smith College (Accession Nos. 2102, 4903), the Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore College (Accession No. 97-689), and by Bartlett Tree Experts, North Carolina, (Accession Nos. 87-1060/1/2, and 2004-326, 2004-336).