Common name: Black Gum
Scientific name: Nyssa slyvatica*
Tree Size: M
Sun: Full sun-part shade
Soil moisture: Medium-Wet
Notes: Tolerates standing water and some drought. Slow growing, flowers great nectar source for bees. Great ornamental for lawns or street tree.
Orders are due: September 28th
Order pick up: Friday October 6th 12-6pm in Noblesville
If youd like more info on tree growing characteristics, etc. please visit www.arborday.org/trees/ or www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/plantfinder/plantfindersearch.aspx.
Remember to consider full, mature growth size of your selected tree/shrub when choosing species for your property.