Liquidambar styraciflua


Common Name: sweetgum
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): sun to part shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:60 to 100
Width:50 to 75
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:dry to moist
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
USDA Zones:6 to 9
Flower Colour:green spheres
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Star-shaped leaves. Spiny fruit. Purple fall colour. Corky bark.
Picture Copyright: J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database