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Black Gum, Wildfire

Nyssa sylvatica (Black Gum, Wildfire)

Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire'

broad pyramidal growth habit
very showy reddish puple new growth persiting through summer
showy reddish purple fall color

Height

30-50 ft

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Spread

20-30 ft

Color

Burgundy

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Interesting Notes

Wildfire Black Gum is a very colorful tree offering burgundy foliage color from spring through fall.


USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

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