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NYSSA aquatica

Commonly known as Cotton gum, Water tupelo



A rare tree with obovate-oblong leaves which have downy undersides. An American species
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£16.00 each
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Available autumn 2019
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2 to 3 Litre

Large £50.00 each
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Normally 3 - 5 days

Courier Only due to the size of this plant.

  • Deciduous
  • Height - 15m (50ft)
  • Spread - 4.5m (15ft)
  • Tree
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold, dry wind
  • Partial shade
  • Broadly columnar
  • Broadly conical
  • Additional Features - Autumn Colour
  • Good to know - withstands periods of inundation in its natural environment.
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free.
  • Place of Origin - southeastern USA.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Wet or boggy soil - will tolerate wet soil.
15m (50ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4.5m (15ft)
 

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