Wild Florida Photo - Nyssa sylvatica - Swamp tupelo
Nyssa sylvatica var. biflora
Swamp tupelo is found in and near the water throughout the southearstern Unites State, west to Texas, north into Illinois and norhteast to New Jersey. Ranges in Florida though the panhandle plus north and central peninsula.
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Nyssa sylvatica is a member of the Nyssaceae - Sour Gum family.
Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (Institute for Systemic Botany) profile for this species
USDA Plant Profile for this species
Date record last modified: Aug 15, 2016