Black Tupelo

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Black Tupelo

Nyssa sylvatica

Size: 50mm Wire Basket

*other sizes available*
Product Details
Delivery & Returns
Height & Spread: 40' x 30'
Hardiness Zone: 4

Plant Description: A top notch native tree, that should be on the top of your list when thinking about a landscape tree. Excellent fall color.

Uses: Specimen tree, naturalizing, street tree

Light: Sun (part-shade)

Foliage: Green
Fall Color: yellows, oranges, reds and purples

Fruit: Berry; attracts many birds species

Bark: Brown - black; like an alligator hide

Culture: Tap root makes transplanting difficult sometimes, but planting in Spring helps. Plant in moist, well-drained soils. Tolerates urban conditions

How will my product be delivered?

Orders are compiled by region and typically delivered at a time most convient for the customer and when there is enough material to make the delivery most economical.  

 What if I need to return my purchase?

We prefer that someone is home to recieve the material and accecpt the quality at delivery. All products are warrentied for one growing season after the delivery date.