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Nyssa sylvatica, PA Ecotype
Blackgum, PA Ecotype

The fruit is eaten by birds in late summer; the seeds are eaten by wildlife in the winter.

General Product Information:

Item Number: NYSSYL01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:
Classification: Woody Deciduous Tree
Characteristics: Single-stemmed; brilliant fall foliage.
Habitat: Moist to dry woods, rocky slopes.
Bloom Period: April to June
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 97.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 30 in
pH: 4.5 – 6.0
Pollinator Value: High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Midwest: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC


Shade: Shade
Drought: Low
Salt: Moderate

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 3,400
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $72.00/lb

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