Best grown in acidic, moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerates part shade, but with somewhat diminished flowering and fall color. Intolerant of drought. Intolerant of urban pollution.


Beautiful small specimen flowering tree with multi-season interest for lawns, patios, shade gardens or open woodland areas.



Height 20-50 feet

Spread to 25 feet

Full sun to part shade

Oxydendrum arboreum -Sourwood 5G

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