Nyssa ogeche Bartram ex Marshall
  • Arbust. Amer.
  • Ogeechee tupelo or lime


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Nyssa ogeche Bartram ex Marshall. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000252596. Accessed on: 11 Jul 2020'

General Information

Trees, 10–30 m, , crown irregular; bark irregularly fissured; twigs puberulent. Leaves: petiole 6–20(–35) mm; blade elliptic to narrowly obovate, 5–12 × 3–5.5 cm, herbaceous, base cuneate to rounded, margins entire, rarely coarsely dentate distally, apex acute to obtuse, rarely acuminate, abaxial surface glabrous or puberulent, adaxial surface glabrous. Inflorescences: peduncle 1.5–2 cm, densely hairy; staminate (1–)2–5-flowered, bisexual and pistillate 1–2-flowered. Staminate pedicels absent. Flowers: ovary hairy. Drupes yellow, orange, or red, not glaucous, oblong-ellipsoid, 22–28 mm, smooth; stone 18–20 mm, with several roughened, longitudinal papery ridges.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Ogeechee tupelo or lime

     Information From

    Cornaceae
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    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
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    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
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    • D All Rights Reserved
    Global Tree Assessment
    http://www.bgci.org/
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • E Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
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    • F See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use