Nyssa sylvatica (Wildfire Black Gum)
Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire' (Wildfire Black Gum)
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Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire'

Wildfire Black Gum

Plant Type: Native

Colorful spring and fall foliage adorn this attractive, low maintenance, native Black Gum cultivar. Prefers low lying, wooded areas or pond peripheries, but will do well in full sun after establishment.

  • Large growing shade tree
  • Showy red new growth in spring, as well as, vibrant, red fall color
  • Hardy native cultivar great for wildlife establishment

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Mature Height:

30-50 ft

Mature Spread:

20-30 ft

Zone:

4-9

Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire' Characteristics & Attributes:

Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Songbirds
Part Shade
Part Sun
Sun
Spring
Average Water
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Well-Drained
Great Foliage
Salt Tolerant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Native
Low Maintenance
Landscape Characteristics
Foliage Color
Flowers
Specialty Use
Wildlife Garden
Woodland Garden
Classification by Use
Color Impact
Shade Tree
Native
Habit
Upright
Spreading
Foliage
Deciduous
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Spring
Growth Rate
Moderate
Foliage Color
Red
Green
Attributes
Specimen
Fall Color