- Grows in moist mountain valleys but also on dry sites and poor soils.
- Growth Habit:
- Deciduous tree, growing up to 30 m tall with open crown.
- Bloom Time:
- Mid-spring, male flowers emerge before the female.
- Lives to 200 years.
- Presence in US:
- AL AR CT DC DE FL GA IA IL IN KS KY LA MA MD MI MN MO MS NC NE NH NJ NY OH OK PA RI SC TN TX VA VT
- Presence in Canada:
- ON QC