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Liquidambar styraciflua

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Wantirna
D6
Size: 20cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $16.28 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $17.90 inc GST
A12
Size: 25cm
Available: 6
$/Unit (EX GST): $23.31 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $25.64 inc GST
A6
Size: 40cm
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $94.50 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $103.95 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Liquidambar styraciflua American Sweetgum, Sweet Gum,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Conical, Upright

Description:
Fast-growing large deciduous tree with large green maple-like foliage that is very attractive in Autumn, displaying colours of red, purple, yellow and orange. Grows approx 20m tall x 10 wide. Great tree for parks and large gardens.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
10-25m >10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Best grown in a full sun position in a well-drained soil. Pruning is not required as this will destroy their natural shape. Water well until established. Do not plant near pathways and driveways as the roots are strong and can cause concrete to crack.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Hamamelidaceae NorthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Purple, Red, Yellow
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: High
Wind: High
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