Liquidamber styraciflua – Sweetgum


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Liquidamber styraciflua – Liquidamber or Sweetgum

HEIGHT: 20.0m+

WIDTH: 8.0-12.0m

*height & width at maturity

FORM: Conical becoming rounded


FOLIAGE: Mid green summer foliage becomes red, orange and purple during autumn. Similar in shape to maples.

FLOWERS: Insignificant flowers in spring becoming spiky round woody seed balls which hang from the branches.

BARK: Ridged with a distinct corky bark, particularly on young branches.

DESCRIPTION: A beautiful large tree best suited in parks or large gardens. It has stunning foliage in autumn that makes it a great feature shade tree.

LANDSCAPE USES: Shade tree, feature, driveways, avenues,

TOLERANCES: Prefers a full sun position in well drained soil. Will tolerate wet soils once established. Has a reasonably aggressive root system. Frost, wind, coastal and drought tolerant


Additional information

Pot Size

100L bag, 150L bag, 25cm pot (10" pot), 33cm pot / 12" pot, 45L bag / 40cm pot, 75L bag / 50cm pot


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