Family: Hamamelidaceae – Witch-hazel family
Latin name: Liquidambar styraciflua
Common name: Sweetgum
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- Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweetgum full tree in April
- Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweetgum full tree in October
- Liquidambar styraciflua trunk and bark
- Sweetgum. Flowers and emerging leaves in May.
- Liquidambar styraciflua emerging leaves in May.
- Green leaves in June.
- Leaves showing fall colors, photo taken at end of October
- Pictures of fruit and leaves of Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua ) in Late October 2005.
- The fruit is still green, but the leaves have turned to beautiful shades of red and yellow.
- Sweetgum bud photo taken in March
- Liquidambar styraciflua - Sweetgum, empty fruit husks hanging on tree and scattered on the ground.
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