Nyssa sylvatica &

Nyssa sylvatica 'NSUHH’ PP2,951

Green Gable™ Black Gum

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  • We currently have 0 in stock.
  • Inventory on the way
  • Guaranteed locally grown
  • Delivery ONLY to Metro Atlanta & Athens within 5-7 business days
  • Pickup in 3-5 business days from our Switchyard in Chamblee
           (Mon & Fri 3pm-6pm - 3708 N Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA)
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Planning to install this tree yourself? We recommend a size 15 Gallon or smaller for do it yourself installations. These small sizes do not require any offloading equipment!
Trees that are sized by height or caliper are delivered with a large root ball wrapped in burlap. They require heavy equipment to install. We recommend working with a contractor for installation! They can also provide the equipment necessary for offloading the tree upon delivery. We will coordinate delivery with you so that your contractor has equipment ready upon your trees arrival! OR check the box below for ServeScape to provide offloading equipment for an additional fee.
**Dormancy Note - This plant is currently dormant for the winter! It is available for purchase! Your delivered plant may be dormant, or showing very little top growth. However, you can still plant! These plants are putting all their energy into root production, so they will be ready to thrive in the spring! If you have any issues with your plant the following peak season, you can fill out our return request form to request a replacement plant.

Green Gable Black Gum is a slow-growing pyramidal deciduous tree that is native to the south east.  The lightly toothed shiny dark green foliage turns brilliant orange and reds in fall.  Though dioecious there are often perfect flowers as well, which are clusters a small non-showy greenish-white.  Excellent source of nectar for pollinators. Flowers give way to blue-black berries in fall.  Best grown in part sun and well-drained soils.  




45’ - 50’


30’ - 35’



USDA Hardiness Zone: 

4 - 8


Full Sun, Part Sun

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MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance.  Scale, rust, canker, and leaf spots can be occasional problems.  Can tolerate both standing water and some drought.

LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersWoodland GardensNaturalized Areas, Shade Tree, Privacy Screenand Bog Gardens. 

COMPANION PLANTS: Bald Cypress, Swamp Oak, Swamp Rosemallow

IMAGE:  Photo by denisbinBlack Gum

*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown.

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