Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire'
Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||NIS-a sil-VAT-i-ka|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 30 to 50 ft. tall, 20 to 30 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
Provide deep, acidic, moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established prefers evenly moist soil, but tolerates dry spells and heavy moisture. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune for shape and structure in winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: All