Liquidambar styraciflua, commonly called American sweetgum, sweetgum, sweet
gum, ... Sweet gum is one of the main valuable forest trees in the southeastern
United States, and is a popular ornamental...
The tree Guide at arborday.org offers information on size, height, growth rate, sun
and soil preference, and more on American Sweetgum and many other ...
The Sweet Gum tree is the sand spur of the forest. You painfully find them with
your feet. The vicious seed pods have impaled many a forager and has done ...
Alternate Names redgum, sapgum, starleaf-gum, bilsted. Uses. Erosion Control:
Sweetgum is a good choice as a windbreak tree because of its fast growth and.
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American Sweet Gum Liquidambar styraciflua. Narrow and erect when young,
this tree becomes more rounded with age. It eventually reaches 60 to 75 feet tall.
Sweet gum trees are native to the eastern U.S., but grow well throughout U.S.
Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 5 to 9 in full sun. The tree
Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua), also called redgum, sapgum, ... This
moderate to rapidly growing tree often pioneers in old fields and logged areas in
Nov 10, 2015 ... Sweetgum, American sweetgum, Red gum, White gum, Star-leaved gum, Starleaf
gum, Alligator tree, Satin walnut, Bilsted, Liquidambar.
Trees are not reliably winter hardy in the northern areas of USDA Zone 5. ...
Sweet gum is a low-maintenance deciduous shade tree that is native from ...
Jun 24, 2016 ... Sweetgum trees look spectacular in fall and the autumn show continues into
early winter. They make wonderful landscape specimens.