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Liquidambar styraciflua


Liquidambar styraciflua, or American Sweet Gum, is a deciduous tree, broadly conical in outline, with rather glossy, maple-like, 5 to 7-lobed leaves which turn to shades of orange, crimson and purple in autumn

Ultimate height 30-40 metres in 50 years
Ultimate spread wider than 8 metres
Full sun/partial shade, east, south or west-facing, in exposed or sheltered locations