Liquidamber styraciflua Slender Silhouette (Sweetgum)

This tall columnar tree maintains its erect form as it ages, its bark becoming deeply furrowed as it ages. It produces star-shaped leaves and fruit of rounded, prickly, woody capsules. The fall foliage turns shades of yellow, orange, red, or burgundy.

Blooms in spring
50-60 ft tall x 5-6 ft wide
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)


Zone Zone 6
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture