Nyssa aquatica

Water Tupelo

  • Large tree of swamps and wetlands
  • Valued for timber
  • Height: 35-50 Feet
  • Spread: 20-30 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-3 RPM 43 100 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3CG RPM -24 171 Sign In for Ordering

Interesting Notes:

Water tupelo has a swollen base that tapers to a long, clear bole and often occurs in pure stands. A good mature tree will produce commercial timber used for furniture and crates. Many kinds of wildlife eat the fruits and it is a favored honey tree.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Wet Soil
Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Attributes
Specimen
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Interesting Bark
Habit
Deciduous
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