- Moist uplands.
- Growth Habit:
- Formerly to 30 m, now typically found only as sprouts from stumps because of chestnut blight.
- Bloom Time:
- Early summer.
- Tree dies when less than 6 m tall due to chestnut blight.
- Presence in US:
- AL CT DC DE FL GA IA IL IN KY LA MA MD ME MI MO MS NC NH NJ NY OH PA RI SC TN VA VT WI WV
- Presence in Canada: