- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun to part shade
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers fertile, slightly acidic soil. Shade tolerant.
Size and growth:
- 40.0 to 80.0 feet
- 30.0 to 60.0 feet
Bloom / flowers:
Insignificant flowers, Good in the fall, Shade, and Green
US native plant
Eastern North America
Excellent specimen tree for the lawn or parks. May be used as a street tree as long as it can be located on a street and in a location where road salt, soil compaction and pollution will not be significant problems.
No serious insect or disease problems. Some susceptibility to verticillium wilt. Leaf scorch may be a problem in drought conditions. Has been frequently used as a street tree, but is generally intolerant of road salt, soil compaction and pollution.