- Stream banks and bottomlands; able to withstand temporary flooding, Found in a wide variety of climates and soils.
- Growth Habit:
- Deciduous tree with fast growth rate, up to 26 m tall.
- Bloom Time:
- Early spring before leaves.
- Presence in US:
- AL AR CA CT DC DE FL GA IA IL IN KY LA MA MD ME MI MN MO MS NC ND NE NH NJ NM NY OH OK PA RI SC SD TN VA VT WA WI WV
- Presence in Canada:
- NB ON QC SK