Sassafras

Sassafras albidum
  • Light Full Sun Partial Sun Shade
  • Growth Rate Growth Rate Moderate
  • Height Height 30 to 70
  • Width Height 20 to 40

A beuatiful native canopy tree with yellow flowers in spring, blue fruit in late summer, and scarlet red fall color. Growth is best on well drained, acidic soil in full sun. Sassafras suckers freely forming cloned colonies. Sassafras is a host tree for larval spicebush swallowtails and other butterflies. Songbirds will readily claim drupes onced formed making seed collect problematic.

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Description

A beuatiful native canopy tree with yellow flowers in spring, blue fruit in late summer, and scarlet red fall color. Growth is best on well drained, acidic soil in full sun. Sassafras suckers freely forming cloned colonies. Sassafras is a host tree for larval spicebush swallowtails and other butterflies. Songbirds will readily claim drupes onced formed making seed collect problematic.

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Dimensions 6047483221 × 60474843220 cm
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