Red Rage Black Tupelo
Nyssa sylvatica 'Haymanred' Red Rage
A medium sized tupleo cultivar featuring deep green, high gloss summer foliage that resists leaf spot, then turns bright red with the onset of fall weather.
Full sun to partial shade. Adaptable but prefers moist, well drained soil.
Tree is famed for its beautiful fall color.
35' at maturity
20' at maturity
Spring leaf color is a brilliant green changing to a bright red in the fall.
Gray-brown and shallowly, irregularly furrowed, on old stems it can become quite blocky, resembling alligator hide.
Native of Southeastern US. Also known as the Black Gum or Sour Gum.