Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, moist soils.
Hardiness: Hardy but Sassafras albidum can be fickle and requires protection from late spring frost when young.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Sassafras albidum grows to be a small or eventually medium sized tree, pyramidal when young and generally rounded once mature.
Height: 12 m (40 ft)
Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
Notes: Please also note that Sassafras albidum is generally hardy but can be a fickle and difficult plant, suitable for experienced gardeners only. As such, it is not covered by our normal guarantee.