|Tree||Liquidambar styraciflua Liquidambar, Sweet Gum||
|Description||This is a conical shaped tree which becomes rounded with age. It has beautiful finely toothed leaves which colour to shades of red, orange and purple during Autumn putting on a spectacular show. Flowers form in spring followed by spiky, woody, ball-like fruits which hang from the branches. Named Liquidambar due to its yellow reddish-brown sap.|
|Mature Size||20+ x 6m|
|Uses||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.|
|Position & Soil||Prefers full sun in well-drained soils. A hardy tree once established that tolerates many growing locations including wet soil.|
• Acer rubrum 'Autumn Red'
• Acer x freemanii 'Jeffersred'
• Ginkgo biloba
• Liriodendron tulipifera
• Liriodendron tulipifera 'aureamarginatum'
• Platanus acerifolia
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