Black Gum Tree

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Shipping:
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$9.99
Height At Maturity
Over 20 Feet
Ships
November 1st Through April 15th
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Shade, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Usage
Shade, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11,

Reviews (3)

  • 5
    Perfect

    Posted by Bonnie Meeks on 20th Sep 2018

    I am completely satisfied with my trees excited to watch them grow each year. Awesome job!

  • 5
    Great Value

    Posted by Claudette Pearson on 23rd Jan 2018

    Packages well and at a great price. Will order more.

  • 5
    Pleased

    Posted by Kayne Alto on 4th Feb 2016

    You have a very pleased customer here! Nicely packaged, delivered well and I loved the instructions that came in the box!

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April

Description

Black Gum - Nyssa sylvatica

Black Gum Tree is a beautiful tree with glossy dull takes off. This tree is discovered developing best in the dirt like soils and full daylight; this tree can't deal with inordinate shade. At the point when the tree is youthful, it has dark, marginally flaky bark, yet as this tree ages the bark turns out to be thick and faint, taking after crocodile skins. This tree's foliage is dense and dull also, with much darker leaves than different trees have. These leaves are oval formed for the most part.

Black Gum blooms in the springtime months with little green-white blossoms that form along with a tall stem.

These blooms are a critical sustenance hotspot for some pollinators, for example, honey bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds that feast upon the blossoms nectar. The organic product is a dark blue shading and is an exceedingly pined for the natural outcome for fowls. This gum tree is local to North America and can be discovered developing in the hardwood backwoods of the eastern part. This tree favors clammy grounds and can regularly be observed developing adjacent marshes and wetlands. This tree likewise inclines toward acidic soils to develop in. This tree is similarly utilized as a part of the home building for a great mixture of winged animals, rodents, squirrels, raccoons, and even bumblebees. The wood is esteemed for being hard and cross-grained making it extraordinarily dependable and essential for things that go under great everyday stress. The Black Gum is a beautiful tree with a straight trunk and around the crown. The leaves of the black gum tree change to different colors as the seasons change. It turns from shiny green, to yellow, orange and purple in weeks. The tree is native to North America. The tree reaches a height of 30 to 50 feet tall and its branches can spread to reach 20 to 30 feet weight.  Therefore, thriving in dry soils and even though saturated with water. Also, it's tolerant of alkali and salt soils. Black Gum

Black Gum can thrive in soils with different drainage.

 

 

 

 

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