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Nyssa sylvatica

Black Tupelo (Black Gum)

Categories: Container Trees , Trees


Interesting Notes:

Glossy dark green foliage turns a mixture of colors in fall including yellow, orange and a beautiful scarlet. Upright, oval crown.


Height:

60-70 ft

Spread:

20-25 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes:

  • Great Fall Color

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Fall Foliage Color:

  • Scarlet
  • Yellow
  • Orange

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Habit:

  • Upright
  • Oval

Growth Rate:

  • Moderate

Fruit:

  • Sparse

Soil Moisture:

  • Well Drained
  • Moist


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