Sassafras albidum


Common Name: Sassafras
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): 
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun, Shade
Height:10-50 ft
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Habitat:Fields, Roadside, Dist.
Soil Type:rich, moist sandy loams, sandy, medium loam, acid
Soil Moisture:Mesic, Wet
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Flower Colour:yellow, green, brown
Bloom Time:Spring
Comments:alleopathic. larval host for Promethea silkmoth, Pale swallowtail, Spicebush Swallowtail, Tiger Swallowtail
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston