Transplants well into moist soils but will do well in more upland situations and in full sun. This plant suckers easily and a single plant will develop into a large clump in just a couple seasons.
Silky Dogwoods, Gray Dogwoods, Silver Maples, Red Maples, Sugar Maples and Sycamore from personal observations.
Develops best flower and fruits in full sun with adequate moisture. Shade grown plants tend to be leggy and produce less fruit. Fruits are quickly eaten by birds.