Nyssa sylvatica--Sour Gum, Tupelo, Black Gum

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Nyssa sylvatica--Sour Gum, Tupelo, Black Gum

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Sour gum is a hard wooded tree growing 75 feet tall. It grows in wet areas and is rarely attacked by pests. The tree has a medium growth rate and horizontal branching. Sour gum prefers a moist, acid soil, is difficult to transplant, but has a good red fall color.

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