Chinese Tupelo. A desirable ornamental tree which is highly rated for its spectacular autumn colour. New growth in spring is tinged red gradually turning green for summer, tones of intense red and yellow prior to leaf fall. Prefers moisture retentive soil, sun or part shade. Deciduous. Est.10yr.growth.
Nyssa resent being moved so choose your planting spot with care. If at all possible avoid an extremely windy site.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
The Tupelo or Sour Gum is an elegant specimen tree highly rated for spectacular autumn colour and the fact that it flourishes in swampy conditions. The summer foliage is glossy green, lower branches are slightly pendulous in habit. Happy in sun or part shade. Deciduous. Est.10yr.growth.
Choose the planting spot for your Nyssa with care as unlike most of my plants they don't like having a ride in the wheel-barrow to a new position.
Colour: Green / White Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m
A rarely available variety with narrower, more leathery leaves with the female flowers in pairs. Magnificent autumn colours of red, orange and yellow, makes this an ideal focal tree for lakeside planting. Prefers shelter from wind and enjoys hot summers.
Colour: Assorted Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 0m