Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Moist yet well drained, acid soil. Oxydendron arboreum will grow best in a soil with a pH of between 4 and 6.
Hardiness: Hardy. Oxydendron arboreum appreciates shelter from cold winter winds.
Flowering Period: July - September.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Elegant, small branching tree.
Height: 8 m (26 ft) / [up to 4 m (13 ft) after 10 years]
Spread: 6 m (20 ft) / [up to 2.5 m (8 ft) after 10 years]
Notes: Oxydendron arboreum will usually not grow well in gardens with neutral or alkali soils.