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Liquidambar styraciflua 'Rotundiloba' /Fruitless Sweet Gum

Liquidambar styraciflua 'Rotundiloba'   / Liquidambar styraciflua 'Rotundiloba'
Specimen tree
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Specimen tree

Close-up of foliage in summer

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Scientific Name: Liquidambar styraciflua 'Rotundiloba'
Common Name: Fruitless Sweet Gum
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: over 50 feet
Spread: 30 - 40 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Green
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Low
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Comments: This cultivar does not set fruit (gum balls) and consequently the lawn is not covered with infamous gum balls in fall and winter. Autumn color of leaves is yellow to red. It must be planted in a protected area in zone 5, if it is to survive.