About Sassafras variifolium
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, acidic, loamy soils. Tolerates dry, sandy soils. Large taproot makes transplanting of established trees difficult.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||sassafras|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||30.00 to 60.00 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Green|
|Bloom Time ||April to May|
|Difficulty Level ||dificult|
Planting and careAlthough adapted to dry, sandy soils, they do best in moist, fertile soils in partial to full shade.Seeds, root-cuttings or suckers may propagate sassafras trees.Seeds are produced every one or two years after the plant reaches the minimum seed-bearing age of ten years.Seeds may be gathered when the fruits turn a dark blue.
Sassafras variifolium care
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, acidic, loamy soils. Tolerates dry, sandy soils. Large taproot makes transplanting of established trees difficult. If root suckers are not removed, tree will spread and begin to take on the appearance of a large multi-stemmed shrub.
|Sunlight ||Full sun to part shade|
|Soil ||well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||13° C (55° F) |
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Sassafras variifolium special feature
Also can be grown as lawn specimens.
Sassafras variifolium uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Infusions made from the bark of the roots were taken internally as a preventive to ward off fever, as well as a remedy to treat diarrhea, rheumatism, measles, and scarlet fever
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Sassafras variifolium ?
Sassafras variifolium is commonly known as sassafras
How tall do Sassafras variifolium grow?
On average Sassafras variifolium grows 30.00 to 60.00 feet
What color are Sassafras variifolium ?
A Sassafras variifolium plant bears flowers of color Green
When Sassafras variifolium blooms?
With enough light, Sassafras variifolium may produce Green flowers in April to May
How hard is Sassafras variifolium to grow?
A Sassafras variifolium is dificult
How much sunlight does a Sassafras variifolium need?
A Sassafras variifolium prefers Full sun to part shade
How much water does a Sassafras variifolium need?
A Sassafras variifolium prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Sassafras variifolium need?
A Sassafras variifolium prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Sassafras variifolium like?
A Sassafras variifolium prefers 13° C (55° F)
How often should I fertilize my Sassafras variifolium ?
To encourage Sassafras variifolium growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
Properties of this plant makes it??great houseplants.
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