Plant Catalog - NYSSA SYLVATICA AFTERBURNER
NYSSA SYLVATICA AFTERBURNER
Nyssa sylvatica 'Afterburner', 'David Odom'
A deciduous tree with a remarkably symmetrical and pyramidal form. Foliage is lanceolate, and glossy green. Fall color is fiery reddish orange. Bark is smooth when the tree is young, and becomes scaly with age.
USDA zones: 4 - 9
Sunset zones: 2 - 10, 14 - 21
Mature size: 20 - 35 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular