Liquidambar styraciflua/ Sweetgum

$49.95

Size:  Large; Pot – 30L; Height – 1m-1.6m

Available in standard “gumball”

Description

Common Name: Sweetgum

Botanical/Scientific Name: Liquidambar styraciflua

Fruiting: hard, spiked fruits

Fruiting Season: N/A

Flowering: Large variety of colours. Medium-Large size Flower.

Flowering Season:  spring and persist into autumn/fall

Plant Structure: Deciduous

Size: medium-sized to large tree, growing anywhere from 33–50 feet (10–15 m) in cultivation and up to 150 feet (46 m) in the wild, with a trunk up 2–3 feet (0.61–0.91 m) in diameter, on average.

Available Variety(ies):  N/A

Misc Extra: Trees may live to 400 years.  Glossy, leathery leaves that are positioned singly (alternate), not in pairs (opposite) on the stems. Five-pointed star-shaped leaves. The tree is a symmetrical shape and crowns into an egg shape when the branches get too heavy.

 

 

 

 

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liquidambar_styraciflua