Blackgum Tree

Blackgum Trees are an attractive tree native to our area.

Additional information

Botanical Name

Nyssa sylvatica

Plant Height

30’-50’

Plant Spread (width)

20’-30’

Deciduous/Evergreen

Bloom Time

N/A

Exposure

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Flower Color

N/A

Foliage Color

Fall Color

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Soil Moisture

Well-drained Soils

Blackgum Trees are an attractive tree native to our area. They have a range of showy fall color from yellow, orange, red to scarlet and purple. Wide ranging tree found in a variety of habitats.

UNCLE'S PLANTING TIPS!

Step 1 – Dig the Hole Twice as Wide as the Pot

Step 2 – Remove the Plant from Its Container

Step 3 – Backfill with 50/50 Soil and Max Mix

Step 4 – Cover the Plant Area with Mulch

Step 5 – Stake the Tree if Needed

Step 6 – Water and Feed the Plant!

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