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Oxydendrum arboreum

Buy Sourwood Tree online. Sourwood tree is pyramidal, with a rounded top and drooping branches, with a very beautiful outline. The leaf color is rich iridescent green in spring becoming lustrous dark green in summer, turning yellow, red and purple in fall. Flowers are white, perfect urn-shaped and fragrant.

Hardiness Zone: 5-9   ·   Mature Height: 25-30 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 15-20 Feet

Purchase SOURWOOD Online:

Root Pouch 2 gallon (SKU: 1213)
(5 units available now - S)   -   Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $80.00   In Stock

Root Pouch 5 gallon - 3-4 ft tall (SKU: 8233)
(7 units available now - S)   -   Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $150.00   In Stock

Root Pouch 5 gallon - 2-3 ft tall (SKU: 14598)
(6 units available now - S)   -   Grown in Root Pouch®.

List Price $150.00   In Stock

Family: Ericaceae · Common Name: Sourwood

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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SOURWOOD Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
Bark Type*
Flower Color*
Creamy White
Flower Type*
Growth Habit*
Ornamental/Medium Growing
Growth Rate*
Leaf Color Fall*
Orange/Brilliant Orange
Red/Brilliant Red
Leaf Color Spring*
Leaf Color Summer*
Leaf Type*
Plant Type*
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
Cuttings or Divisions
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun

2 review(s) for SOURWOOD

  1. Hugo - Nov 10, 2015
    Missouri (Hardiness Zone: 5)

    It's a beautiful Tree I love it! Came in perfect condition and super healthy looking. I been looking for a potted sourwood for a while. Now I hope I can keep it alive.

  2. William Tydings - Jul 13, 2019
    Texas (Hardiness Zone: 7)

    Excellent packaging, very healthy trees! Sooner Plant Farm will be my go-to supplier from now on.

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SOURWOOD Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Oxydendrum is very easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes About SOURWOOD

Sourwood is a not so common medium sized tree with excellent fall color. Makes an excellent tree for any landscape or garden. Order now, supplies are limited. You will not be billed until tree is shipped.