Nyssa sylvatica ‘Wildfire’ Tupelo

Description: Nyssa sylvatica 'Wildfire' is a medium sized, conical tree with narrow oval leaves, dark green in summer, red in spring and turning brilliant shades of orange, red and purple in the autumn. Dark purple-black fruits are sometimes produced.

Nyssa Growing Tips: Best grown in moist, humus-rich, fertile soils with shelter from cold, dry winds.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 5m x 3m

Attributes

  • Tree shape: Conical
  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • M Size: Medium
  • Autumn colour
  • Prefers full sun

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