Nyssa sylvatica (Black Gum)
Nyssa sylvatica (Black Gum)
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Nyssa sylvatica

Black Gum

Plant Type: Native

Prefers low lying, wooded areas or pond peripheries.

  • Dense, conical habit
  • Red turning to dark green foliage
  • Scarlet fall color

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Mature Height:

30-50 ft

Mature Spread:

20-30 ft

Zone:

4-9

Nyssa sylvatica Characteristics & Attributes:

Attracts Songbirds
Sun
Part Sun
Spring
Average Water
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Great Foliage
Salt Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Native
Landscape Characteristics
Flowers
Foliage Color
Specialty Use
Woodland Garden
Classification by Use
Native
Color Impact
Shade Tree
Habit
Upright
Foliage
Deciduous
Foliage Color
Red
Green
Attributes
Fall Color
Specimen
Rain Garden
Border or Bed