American Sweetgum

Liquidambar styraciflua

  • Full Sun - Deciduous
  • Moderate to Regular Water

Sets no seedpods. Grows to 60 ft, with lower limbs eventually spreading to 20 – 25 ft. In spring and summer, leaves are deep glossy green; in fall, leaves turn purple, yellow, or red. Produces spiky fruit. Roots can cause damage to sidewalks or paving. Resistant to oak root fungus. One of the best trees for fall color. Root guards can be used in order to restrain roots.

Inventory is constantly changing. Please call 626-337-4818 or visit us for current stock

Garden View Nursery
12901 Lower Azusa Road
Irwindale, CA 91706

(626) 337-4818

Aerial street view map of Garden View Nursery
(Under the power lines at the corner of the 605 FWY and Lower Azusa Road. Midway between the 10 San Bernardino FWY and the 210 Foothill FWY)

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Tuesday – Saturday:
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

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