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Black Gum Tree
Nyssa sylvatica

This deciduous tree displays a lustrous dark green colour in the summer and appears to glow red in the fall because the leaves are thin enough to let light shine through. Attractive to bees and birds.

Approximate Size

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Foliage Color

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Sun Exposure

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Additonal Info

Zone 5
Foliage Color Dark Green
Sun Exposure Part Sun

Centimeters or Inches

Spread ( CM ) 6-9m
Height ( CM ) 12-15m
Spread ( Inches ) 20-30'
Height ( Inches ) 40-60'