Gum Bully


Sideroxylon lanuginosa

Gum Bully, or Bumelia, is a hardy tree, native to south-central US and Mexico. It is tolerant of heat, cold, and drought. Once established, it will not need much watering. Its fruit is edible though can cause stomach upsets. It is a great tree for wildlife and pollinators.

SKU: gum-bully Category: Tags: , ,
Height: 15-50 ft.
Width: 10-30 ft.
Growth rate: Moderate
Sunlight: Full sun, partial shade
Soil: Well-drained sandy or rocky soil
pH: Tolerates mildly acidic or alkaline soil
Harvest time: n/a – blooms May-July
Years to bear: n/a
Pollinator: n/a

1 Gallon, 3 Gallon