Habit: Upright; straight trunk; rounded canopy with arching branches
Mature Size: 60’-70’ tall; 35’-55’ wide
Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
Foliage: Bright green, ovate leaves with serrate margins; bright yellow in fall
Requirements: Adapts to most moist soil types; full sun
Landscape Characteristics: Large native American shade tree. Residential and commercial. Excellent choice for lawn, shade or street tree. Excellent resistance to Dutch elm disease, elm leaf beetles and Japanese beetles. Tolerates urban pollutants.
*Nursery visits need to be made by appointment, or just call ahead.
Tidewater Trees specializes in quality, field grown landscape scale nursery stock. We provide quality plants and dependable service to landscapers, municipalities, re-wholesalers, garden centers and retail customers in Virginia Beach, Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Norfolk, Franklin, Hampton, Suffolk, Chesapeake, Newport News and Cape Henry Village. Our services include retail tree sales, tree transplanting and landscaping services.