• Sour gum
  • Sour gum
  • Sour gum

Sour gum

Nyssa sylvatica

  • Leaves: Ovate, Glossy Dark Green
  • Flowers: Greenish-Yellow, Flowers in Spring
  • Fruit: Black or Mostly Blue Drupe, Medium, Fruiting in Fall or Winter
  • Bark: Black, Dark Brown or Red Brown, Blocky, Furrowed or Scaly
  • Mature tree height: 30 - 50 feet
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