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Nyssa sylvatica 'Northern Splendor™'

More About Nyssa sylvatica 'Northern Splendor™'

  • Broadly upright habit
  • Deep green leaves in summer
  • Foliage turns fire engine red in fall
  • Insignificant white flowers followed by bluish berries

Zone:

4

Height:

12-15 m

Spread:

7-10 m

Colour:

White
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Northern Splendor™ Black Gum Growing and Maintenance Tips

An excellent ornamental shade tree with brilliant fall colour and suitable for a wide range of locations, including typically wetter areas. Grows best in a slightly acidic soil.


Nyssa sylvatica 'Northern Splendor™' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Berries
Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

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