Nyssa sylvatica

Black Tupelo


One of the best trees for fall color. It does have a large taproot, which makes transplanting difficult. Plant it where you want it! Deep red color on shiny foliage. Prefers to have some acid in the soil. Not to be planted as a parkway tree.

Plant Details

Item # NysSyl
Hardiness Zone Zone 5
Foliage Green
Height 30-50'
Spread 20-30'
Light Sun