Black tupelo
Nyssa sylvatica
Leaf
Bud
Fruit
Bark
LeafBudFruitBark
Habit
Habit
All Photos (c) P. Burn

Description: There are numerous tall specimens along the roadside of Hellcat Swamp. In the dunes, it can be recognized by its leathery leaf and more spreading habit.

Leaf a Needle or Scale: no

Leaf Arrangment: Alternate

Leaf Edge: smooth




Credits: (c) P. Burn