• Current Height: 4 feet
  • Mature Height: 75-100 feet
  • Growth Rate: Fast (2 feet per year)
  • Light: Sun or shade
  • Soil: Moist
  • How many for fruit: One
  • Deer resistant: High
  • Landscape uses: Massive shade tree; best in low-lying, moist areas.  Often used as a street tree.
  • Fun fact: Finches, chickadees and other birds eat the seeds; waterfowl nest in the trunks. :)



3 Gallons
  • Pollinator value: Medium.  Larval host for several moth species.

    One of the tallest of the Eastern deciduous trees; gloriously large canopy needing a lot of space.  Bark exfoliates to reveal creamy white bark underneath.  Beautiful in a winter landscape.  Massive crown of huge, crooked branches.

    "A great and noble tree," -- Michael Dirr